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Sri Ratnagiriswarar temple



Moolavar : Ratnagiriswarar ? Manicka Vannar
Urchavar : NA
Amman / Thayar : Vanduvar Kuzhali
Thala Virutcham : Vazhai (Plantain) - Marugal
Theertham : Lakshmi ? Manicka Theertham
Agamam / Pooja : Nna
Old year : 1000-2000 years old
Historical Name : Marugal
City : Marugal
District : Nagapattinam
State : Tamil Nadu

Singers:

   The temple is praised in the Thevaram hymns of Saint Tirugnana Sambandar. This is the 80th Shiva temple on the southern bank of Cauvery praised in Thevaram hymns.


Festival:

   The most important festival of the temple is the 10 day Chithirai Brahmmotsavam with procession of Lord twice each day in the morning and evening, wedding festival of a Chetty youth and a Chetty girl on the seventh day and theerthavari on the final 10th day in April-May; the second important festival being the Varalakshmi puja when Lord Varadaraja Perumal and Mother Mahalakshmi come in procession on the Kamal-Lotus vahan, offering Theertham Prasad in Avani-August-September; Aipasi Skanda Sashti in October-November; Vaikasi Visakam in May-June; Aani Tirumanjanam in June-July are the festivals grandly celebrated in the temple. Every first day of the Tamil month is a festival day. The devotee crowd is huge these days. There will be special pujas on Deepavali in October-November, Pongal-Makar Sankranti in January and both Tamil and English New Year days.


Temple's Speciality:

   Lord Shiva in the temple is a swayambumurthy.


Opening Time:

   The temple is open from 6.00 a.m. to 12.00 a.m. and from 5.00 p.m. to 9.00 p.m.


Address:

   Sri Ratnagiriswarar Temple, Tirumarugal ? 609 702. Nagapattinam district.


Phone:

   91 4366 270 823


General Information:

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Prayers:

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Thanks giving:

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Greatness Of Temple:

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Temple History:

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Special Features:

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*Sources from Dinamalar.com




 
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