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Sri Trivikraman temple

Moolavar : Tirvikrama Narayanan
Urchavar : Thadalan
Amman / Thayar : Lokanayaki
Thala Virutcham : Jack tree
Theertham : Changu, Chakkara Theerthams
Agamam / Pooja : Vaikanasam
Old year : 500-1000 years old
Historical Name : Patalikavanam
City : Sirkali
District : Nagapattinam
State : Tamil Nadu


   The Lord of the temple is praised by Saint Tirumangai Azhwar and Sri Andal in their hymns.


   Vaikasi Brahmmotsavam is celebrated in the temple for 10 days in May-June.

Temple's Speciality:

   This is one of the 108 Divya Desas of Perumal.

Opening Time:

   The temple is open from 7.30 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. and from 4.30 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.


    Sri Trivikraman Temple, Kazhicheerama Vinnagaram, Sirkali ? 609 110. Nagapattinam district.


   91- 4364 - 270 207, 94424 - 19989

General Information:

    Lord Perumal in His Vamana Avatar form is in the front mandap with his right hand receiving alms, holding an umbrella in His left hand and wearing the Salagrama garland. Devotees realizing their wishes offer their prayer commitment to Perumal. Saint Tirumangai Azhwar is nearby with his Vel and anklet in the feet. As Perumal scaled the whole world by one foot, those performing Vastu Puja place the sand of their land at His feet praying for all prosperity. There is also a shrine for Lord Sri Rama in the prakara and one for Sri Anjaneya outside the temple. Two pujas are performed for Golden Garuda. Lord Sattainathar temple where Mother Parvathi fed Saint Gnana Sambandar is also nearby.


   Devotees pray for success in endavours, promotion in jobs and longevity.

Thanks giving:

   Devotees offer Tulsi garlands, vastras and sweet pudding as nivedhana.

Greatness Of Temple:

    Lord Trivikrama appears in the sanctum sanctorum with His left leg above His head, showing the right hand as if to receive the Dhan and a finger of the left hand as if asking for the next one foot land promised to him. This is the Trivikrama form of Lord Vishnu. The Vimana above the sanctum is called Pushkala Vimana. Procession deity Thadalan is nearby. He is also praised as Thavittu Panai Thadalan.

Temple History:


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*Sources from Dinamalar.com

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