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Sri Kailasanathar temple



Moolavar : Kailasanathar
Urchavar : NA
Amman / Thayar : Sivakami Amman
Thala Virutcham : Vilwa
Theertham : Sunai theertham
Agamam / Pooja : NA
Old year : 1000-2000 years old
Historical Name : NA
City : Kailasapatti
District : Theni
State : Tamil Nadu

Singers:

   NA


Festival:

   Besides pradosha pujas, poornima-full moon day Girivalam (circumambulating the hill) Amavasya ? new moon day ? in Aadi month covering July-August, the temple celebrates Karthikai Mahadeepam in October-November


Temple's Speciality:

   Lord Vellai Vinayaka in the temple is a Kudaivarai Vinayaka. Lord Shiva in the temple graces in the form of a Shiva Linga.


Opening Time:

   The temple is open from 6.00 a.m. to 9.00 a.m. and from 4.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.


Address:

   Sri Kailasanathar Temple, Kailasapatti, Theni district.


Phone:

   NA


General Information:

   Devotees pray to the presiding deity seeking wedding and child boon.


Prayers:

   Devotees perform abishek, archanas to Lord and Mother and offer vastras.


Thanks giving:

   Lord Vellai Vinayakar temple is a cave temple.? He is as famous as? Lord Pillayarpatti Vinayaka.? Circumambulation of the hill on Poornima day makes devotees healthier.? There also some hills on the way called Navagraha Kundru ? hills of nine planets that relieve the devotees of adverse planetary aspects.


Greatness Of Temple:

   The antiquity of the temple dates back to 1000 years. Sage Agasthya had sung the glory of Lord Kailasanathar and the sacred spring in his hymns. Sage Sattnatha had performed penance here. Western ghats stand as a cover frame to this mount. An old and long iron chain available in the hills shows that a big car was pulled around the hill about 500 years back. Many epigraphic evidences are proof of the antiquity of the temple.


Temple History:

   NA


Special Features:

   Miracle Based:?Lord Vellai Vinayaka in the temple is a Kudaivarai Vinayaka. Lord Shiva in the temple graces in the form of a Shiva Linga.?


*Sources from Dinamalar.com




 
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