Gowmariamman Temple which is located in Veerapandi.Theni and attracts many pilgrims. This 14th century temple was built by the Pandya King Veerapandi.The Pandya King is said to have regained his vision by praying to Govmariyamman and Kanneeswaramudaiyar.
The perennial Mullai river runs close by the temple. The temple is nearly 8 kms from Theni city. There is also an annual festival in the month of May. | More details... |
Saturn or Saneeswarar is the main deity worshipped in Kuchanur. In this temple Lord Sani Bhagavan genesis was on its own and not created (Suyambu). In all the other temples Sani Bhagavan is either at the navagiraha or He remains in separate sannithi.
In Kuchanoor the Lord exists as the prime deity in splendid isolation bereft of the other planets. Here he is known as Kuchanooran. | More details... |
The main deity worshipped here is Lord Shiva in the name of Kailasanather. No one knows the time or the person who built an abode for the lord kailash on the small hillock which is around 14km from Theni city.
A dilapidated shrine with Lingam and Amman has been renovated and mahakumbabisekam was done on 29th July 2012 by 63 shivacharias. | More details... |
There is a newly built DHAKSHINAMURTHY Temple in Vedapuri at Theni. This temple is built by Swami OMKARANANDHA JI , student of Swami CHITBHAVANANDHA JI.
Here the nine feet Lord Dhakshinamurthy facing south is regarded as the ultimate guru - the embodiment of knowledge and the destroyer of ignorance. It is one of the few most Gurubhavan temples in Tamil Nadu. Large number of devotees visit from all over india. | More details... |