Seshapureeswarar Temple, Tirupamburam, Tiruvarur

Sri Seshapureeswarar temple is located in the village named Tirupamburam in the district of Tiruvarur, in the state of Tamil Nadu in South India. The main deities of this temple are Seshapureeswarar and Pambureswarar (Lord Shiva) and his consorts are Pramarambikai and Vanduser Kuzhali.

The holy tree of this temple is Vanni. The holy water of this temple is Adisesha Theertham. The agamam or pooja of this temple is known as Kameeyam. This temple is nearly 1000-2000 years old in this region. The historical name of this place is Seshapuri.

According to the Hindu religious scholars and pundits, “The temple is praised by Saints Appar, Sambandar and Sundarar in their Thevaram hymns.  This is the 59th Lord Shiva temple on the southern bank of Cauvery praised in hymns.” The important festivals of this temple are  Tirukarthikai in November-December, Shivarathri in February-March, Aipasi Annabishekam in October-November and Tiruvadhirai in December-Janary are the festivals that are grandly celebrated in this temple.

In the temple, Lord Shiva is a swayambumurthy. The temple is open for pilgrims and devotees from 7.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. and from 4.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. Other deities of this temple are king Kochenganan, Lord Brahmma, Mother Gangadevi, Mother Parvathi, Sunithan, Sage Agasthya, Daksha, Agni, indira, planets Sun and Moon are worshipped by the devotees and pilgrims.

Those who have Kalasarpa dosha horoscopes visit this temple for solution in personal and professional life.  Thanks giving prayers and rituals are conducted in this temple. The temple remains open from the early morning to mid-noon and later in the early evening hours and dusk. During the auspicious days, religious important days and festival days, the temple remains open for long hours.

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