Pooja Schedule – Thirunallar Saneeswaran Temple

Here is the pooja schedule for Thirunallar Saneeswaran Temple. The list includes the special poojas like Lakcharchana to Sani Bhagawan, Mahanyasa Ekadasha Rudrabhishekam to Lord Shiva, Procession of Sani Bhagawan on Golden Crow Vahanam, etc.

Tirunallar Dharbaranyeswarar Temple is a Shiva and Shani Temple located in Tirunallar, Karaikal district of Pondicherry. The presiding deity is Lord Siva, Dharbaranyeswar and the place Tirunallar was historically called Dharbaranyam.

The temple is revered by the hymns of 7th century Tamil Saivite poets, Appar, Sundarar and Sambandhar and is classified as Paadal Petra Sthalam.

Pooja Schedule

Saneeswaran is attired in black colour and the grain associated with him is sesame. He can be offered with the flowers – vanni and blue kuvalai; and rice mixed with sesame powder.

Special poojas and abhishekams are performed on Saturdays as Saturday is considered special of Lord Saneeswara.

Ordinary Poojas 

Pooja Name

Amount ( INR )

Ashtothra Archana on Every month on the day of Birth star for one year

 Rs. 350.00

Ashtothra Archana on Every Saturday for one year  Rs. 1000.00
Sahasranama Archana for each  Rs. 200.00
Sahasranama Archana on every month on the day of birth star for one year  Rs. 2600.00
Abhishegam with Sahasranama Archana for each  Rs. 300.00
Navagraha Shanthi Homam (Homams are not accepted on Saturdays)  Rs. 3000.00
Extra postal charges for sending Archana prasadam to abroad for each  Rs. 30.00


Special Poojas

Pooja Name

Amount ( INR )

Procession of Lord Saneeswara Baghawan on the Golden Crow vahanam  Rs. 10,000.00
Lakcharchana to Lord Saneeswara Baghawan  Rs. 9,000.00
Mahanasa Ekathasa Rudrabishegam  Rs. 10,000.00
‘Holy Lamp’ Trust for life Membership by deposit  Rs. 2,000.00
“Annadhanam” trust for life Membership by deposit  Rs. 40,000.00



Devotees who wish to perform poojas in Lord Saneeswara Baghavan temple and receive archana prasadams by post are advised to remit the prescribed amount by cash in office or by by means of M.O or by D.D. of IOB, Thirunallar or Other banks at Karaikal in favour of the Executive Officer (Temples), Thirunallar – 609 607.

While remitting the amount the Name, Address and Birth Star etc. should be written in Block Letters in Tamil or in English only.

Any change of Address may be intimated with code Nos. given in the prasadam covers.

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