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Sri Srinivasa Perumal, Annan Perumal temple

Moolavar : Annan Perumal, Kannan Narayanan
Urchavar : Srinivasan
Amman / Thayar : Alarmel Mangai (Procession deity-Poovar Tirumagal, Padmavathi)
Thala Virutcham : Vilwa, Parasu
Theertham : Vellakula Theertham
Agamam / Pooja : NA
Old year : 2000-3000 years old
Historical Name : Tiruvellakulam
City : Tiruvellakulam
District : Nagapattinam
State : Tamil Nadu


   The temple has the Mangalasasanam by Saint Tirumangai Azhwar.


    vikasi first 5 days vasantha utsavam, protasi bramotsavam like Tirupathi and Aadi month last friday thirukalyanam are been celebrated here.

Temple's Speciality:

   This is one of the 108 Divya Desas of Lord Vishnu

Opening Time:

   The temple is open from 7.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. continuously.


   Sri Srinivasa Perumal (Annan Perumal) Temple, Tiruvellakulam (Tirunangoor-609 106, Nagapattinam district.


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General Information:

    This is a Divya Desam. Lord Perumal is facing east in a standing form. The Vimana above the sanctum sanctorum is known as Tatvat Yodhaga Vimana. Rudra and Swetharajan had the darshan of the Lord


   Devotees celebrate their 60, 70 and 80th birth days in this temple.

Thanks giving:

    Devotes offer articles equal to their weight (Tulabaram) for removal of obstacles in wedding talks and freedom from fear of death.

Greatness Of Temple:

   Lord Vishnu granted darshan to great scholar and Acharya Sri Manavala Mamunigal in this temple. It is also noteworthy that Saint Tirumangai Azhwar addressed only two Perumals as Anna in his hymns, Lord of Tirupathi and this

Temple History:

   King Dundumaran had a son named Swethan. Sage Vasishta said that the boy would die at the age of nine. The king fell at the feet of Sage Vasishta and begged for a remedy. The sage told the king that he should bathe in the tank in Tirunangoor, pray to Lord Srinivasa chanting the Narasimha Mrutyunjaya Mantra. Swetha followed the advice of the sage for a full month. At the end of the month, Perumal appeared before the young Swetha and said that he had conquered death and added that any person chanting this Mantra 8000 times in this place would never be afraid of death. This temple is noted for this boon.

Special Features:


*Sources from Dinamalar.com

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