Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Chidambaram

Here is the list of Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Chidambaram of Tamil Nadu. Paadal Petra Sthalangal are the holy places or sacred temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. Nataraja Temple is located in the heart of chidambaram town. Thiruvetkalam Temple is located at a distance of 3 km east of chidambaram, it is situated inside the Annamalai University campus. […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Viruthachalam

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Viruthachalam in Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu state. Paadal Petra Sthalangal are the famous, ancient and holy places or sacred temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. Thirumudhukundram Temple is located in the center of Viruthachalam(vridhachalam) Town. Erukkathampuliyur Temple is located at a distance of 12 km south of Viruthachalam on the south bank […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Kattumannarkoil

Here is the list of Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Kattumannarkoil, Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu. Paadal Petra Sthalangal are the holy places or sacred temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. In Koodalaiyatroor, the Temple is located at a distance of 28 km north of Kattumannarkoil. Devotees should reach Sree Mushnam on the south bank of Vellar and then proceed […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Cuddalore

In this list of Paadal Petra Sthalangal temples, there are 275 temples.  It is to be remembered that these temples have been in existence for about more than 1000 years. It is to be highly remembered that three Nayanamars mentioned as Thirunavukarasar, Sambandar and Sundarar has written regarding these particular shrines in Tevaram Hymns that […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Chennai

In Tamil Tevaram hymns, Lord Shiva Temples are glorified as the Paadal Petra Sthalangal. There are 275 temples in this particular list. It is to be noted that these temples have been in existence for nearly 1000 years.  It is to be remembered that 3 Nayanamars – Thirunavukarasar, Sambandar and Sundarar has mentioned about these […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Thiruvaiyaru

Thiruvaiyaru temple is located on the north bank of Cauvery. It is to be noted that it is one of the Aezhoor Sthalangal with thiruvaiyaru as the epic center for all the religious activities and festive days. Thiruchotruthirai temple is located at a distance of about 4 km east of Thirukkandiyur, it is on the […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Thiruthuraipoondi

Thiruthuraipoondi is a holy town that is located in the state of Tamil Nadu. This sacred town is situated on the bank of Cauvery. Among the 275 temples that are largely listed in the Paadal Petra Sthalangal, 10 temples are listed in this town. It is to be noted that 5 temples are located in […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Mannargudi

Mannargudi is a holy town in the state of Tamil Nadu. Among the 275 temples that are listed in the Paadal Petra Sthalangal, 10 temples are located in this scared town. Kovil Venni temple is located at a distance of nearly 8 km northwest of Needamangalam on the south bank of Cauvery and on the […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Papanasam

The town of Papanasam has religious and social importance in South India particularly in Tamil Nadu. There are eleven Lord Shiva temples located in Papanasam that is listed in Paadal Petra Sthalangal. They are as follows. Thiruppalaithurai temple is located at a distance of nearly 1 km northeast of papanasam railway station; it is on […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Kumbakonam

All the temples listed in the Paadal Petra Sthalangal of Kumbakonam are the most sought after temples during the festive days of Shivarathri and all other Lord Shiva related religious important days and auspicious days according to the Hindu traditional calendar. Pilgrims and devotees from far and near visit this temple with great devotion and […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Mayiladuthurai (on the south bank of Cauvery)

The Paadal Petra Sthalangal temples in Mayiladuthurai (on the south bank of Cauvery) are as follows. Thiruthalaichangadu temple is located on the south bank of Cauvery, it is at a distance of nearly 4 km north of Aakkoor. Thiruthuruthi (kuttalam) Kuttalam temple is situated nearly 10 km southwest of Mayiladuthurai, it is on the south bank […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Mayiladuthurai

The Paadal Petra Sthalangal temples in Mayiladuthurai (on the north bank of Cauvery) are as follows.  Thiruvazhkoliputhur temple is located at a distance of nearly 10 km north of Mayiladuthurai, it is exactly near Pazhamannipadikkarai temple. Thirukkurukkai temple is situated on the north bank of Cauvery; it is located at a distance of nearly 12 […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Karaikal

Karaikal is a sacred town located in the state of Tamil Nadu. This holy town has four Lord Shiva temples that are listed in the Paadal Petra Sthalangal of south India. It is to be highly noted that these particular temples are located on the bank of River Cauvery and its distributaries that flows into the […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Sirkazhi, Tamil Nadu

The town of Sirkazhi is blessed with 13 ancient Lord Shiva temples on the banks of the sacred river Cauvery. They are as follows. Sattainadhar Temple is located at the Center of sirkazhi town. Thirukolakka temple is situated at the distance of nearly 2 km west of Sirkazhi. Then Thirumullaivayil temple is located at the […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Tiruvarur

The town of Tiruvarur is known among the Hindu devotees and pilgrims for the Paadal Petra Sthalangal located here. Among the 275 temples listed, 8 temples are located in this holy town. These temples are thronged by all the people from far and near. Shivarathri day and other auspicious days and religious important days related […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Thanjavur

Among the 275 temples that are greatly listed in the Paadal Petra Sthalangal, 5 temples are listed in this particular town of Thanjavur. These shrines in this holy town are largely known for its grand Shivarathri festivity. Special pujas and rituals are performed as per ancient Hindu rules and regulations plus the Vedic practices. These […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Nagapattinam

Nagapattinam is a southern most district in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is to be noted that the southern most districts of Tamil Nadu are Nagapattinam, Rameshwaram and Kanyakumari plus the the district of Thiruvanthapuram in Kerala are dotted with many Lord Shiva temples. Among the 275 temples listed in the Paadal Petra Sthalangal […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Tiruchirappalli

Among the 275 shrines that are largely listed in the Paadal Petra Sthalangal, 19 shrines are greatly listed in this holy city of Tiruchirappalli. This city is also known as Thrichy. These temples in this sacred city are popularly known for its grand Shivarathri festivity. These shrines can be easily reached by roadways as there […]

Paadal Petra Sthalangal in Nannilam

It is to be highly remembered that Nannilam located in the state of Tamil Nadu is a sacred town that is blessed with ancient Lord Shiva temple scattered in the heart and outskirt of this holy town. The local residents and the devotees and pilgrims from far and near in the state of Tamil Nadu […]