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Sri Nitya Kalyana Perumal temple



Moolavar : Nitya Kalyana Perumal, Lakshmi Varaha Perumal
Urchavar : Nityakalyana Perumal
Amman / Thayar : Komalavalli Thayar
Thala Virutcham : Punnai
Theertham : Varaha Theertham, Kalyana Theertham
Agamam / Pooja : vaikasanam
Old year : 1000-2000 years old
Historical Name : Tiruvidandhai
City : Tiruvidandhai
District : Tiruvidandhai
State : Tamil Nadu

Singers:

   Saint Tirumangai Azhwar has lavishly praised Mother Lakshmi born in the milk ocean and occupying the handsome chest of Lord Nitya Kalyana Perumal gracing the devotees from this shrine. His Mangalasasanam hymn is the quintessence of not only the saint?s devotion to Lord and Mother but an exquisite poetic expression through the Tamil language. Only gifted scholars can render the verse in English or any language.


Festival:

   Vaikunda Ekadasi is very devotionally celebrated in the temple in December-January.


Temple's Speciality:

   Of the celebrated 108 Divya Desas of Lord Vishnu, this is the only temple, where the Wedding Festival is celebrated throughout the year ? all the 365 days of the year. Women facing delays in their wedding are advised to pray to Mother in the temple


Opening Time:

   The temple is open from 6.00 a.m. to 12.00 a.m. and from 3.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.


Address:

   Sri Nitya Kalyana Perumal Temple, Tiruvidandhai-603 112. (Near Kovalam on Pudurcheery-Chennai East Coast Road), Kancheepuram district.


Phone:

   91 -44- 2747 2235,98405 99310, 98409 36927


General Information:

   Lord Perumal appears majestically in His standing form facing east. The Vimana above the sanctum sanctorum is called Kalyana Vimanam. Sage Markandeya had worshipped Perumal in this temple.


Prayers:

   This is the place of prayer suggested to those affected with evil looks (dhrushti dosha), adverse aspects of serpent planets Rahu and Kethu and those facing delays in marriage.


Thanks giving:

   Devotees perform wedding festival to Lord and Mother.


Greatness Of Temple:

   Lord of the temple is praised in the Mangalasasanam hymns of Saints Tirumangai Azhwar and Manavala Mamunigal. There is a dot on the cheek of the Lord which is considered as a protection from the jealous look of others.


Temple History:

   During Thretha Yuga, Bali the son of king Meganathan was ruling the kingdom in a righteous way. Demons Mali, Malyavan and Sumali and others sought the help of Bali to fight against the devas. Bali simply declined to help them. The demons fought alone were defeated by the Devas. They came again to Bali for help which he obliged this time. Bali won the war but was afflicted with Brahmmahati dosha. He came to this place for relief and performed penance on Lord Perumal. Pleased with his penance, Perumal appeared before Bali and granted darshan in Varaha Rupa.


Special Features:

   Miracle Based: Of the celebrated 108 Divya Desas of Lord Vishnu, this is the only temple, where the Wedding Festival is celebrated throughout the year ? all the 365 days of the year. Women facing delays in their wedding are advised to pray to Mother in the temple


*Sources from Dinamalar.com




 
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