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Sri Jogulamba Bala Brahmeswara Swamy Temple (శ్రీ జోగులాంబ బాల బ్రహ్మేశ్వర స్వామ్య్ ఆలయం) – Alampur

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Sri Jogulamba Bala Brahmeswara Swamy Temple (Telugu: శ్రీ జోగులాంబ బాల బ్రహ్మేశ్వర స్వామ్య్ ఆలయం) also known as Yogulamba (or) Yogamba , is one of the eighteen Shakti peethas (Ashtadasa Sakthi Peethams ) dedicated to Godess Shakti and Lord Shiva. Built around 7th century CE , the temple is located near the banks of river Tungabhadra in […]

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Tirucherai (திருசெரி)

Tirucherai (திருசெரி) Primary Deity: Gnana Parameswara (க்னன பரமெஸ்வர, ஸென்னெரி அப்பர்) also known as Senneri Appar Consorts: Gana Valli (கன வல்லி) Travel base, Address references Located at: Kodavasal Near: Travelbase: Kumbhakonam, Tamil Nadu, India – 14 KMs South (Exactly) from Kumbhakonam – 4 KMs North (Exactly) from Kodavasal Related temples – located adjacent is 15 – […]

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Kottur (கொட்டுர் or இரவடிஸ்வரம்)

Kottur (கொட்டுர் or இரவடிஸ்வரம்) Traditionally known as Airaavateeswaram. Primary Deity: Kozhuntheesar (கொழுன்டிஸர்) Consorts: Madhuravachanambika (மதுரவசனம்பிக) Travel base, Address references Located at: Kottur Near: Tiruvarur Travelbase: Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India – 13 KMs (Exactly) from Tirutturaippundi – 15 KMs (Exactly) from Mannargudi Legends and Notes – Devas worshipped Siva here – The divine elephant Airaavatam is […]

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Tirukkottaru (திருக்கொட்டரு)

Tirukkottaru (திருக்கொட்டரு) Primary Deity: Airavateswara (இரவடெஸ்வர) Consorts: Vandamar (வன்டமர்) Travel base, Address references Located at: Tirukkottaru Near: Mayiladuturai Travelbase: Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu, India – on the rail road between Peralam and Karaikkal – 5 KMs (Approx.) from Tirunallaru Shrines in & around – Dakshinamurthy – Brahma – Vishnu – Subhamaharishi Legends and Notes – Airavatam […]

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Tirukkodikka (திருக்கொடிக்க)

Tirukkodikka (திருக்கொடிக்க) Primary Deity: Kodikkaeswara (கொடிக்கேஸ்வர, ட்ரிகொடிஸ்வர) also known as Trikoteeswara Consorts: Tripura Sundari (ட்ரிபுர ஸுன்டரி) Travel base, Address references Located at: Near: Kumbhakonam Travelbase: Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India Legends and Notes – Shiva is said to have escorted a devotee Haradatta to Kanjanur nearby, and mysteriously disappeared – Vasishtar is said to have installled […]

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Kodikkarai (கொடிக்கரி or குழகர் கொயில்)

Kodikkarai (கொடிக்கரி or குழகர் கொயில்) Also known as Kuzhagar Koyil Primary Deity: Amrita Ghateswara (அம்ரிட க்ஹடெஸ்வர) Consorts: Maiyar Thadankanni (மியர் தடன்கன்னி) Travel base, Address references Located at: Near: Tiruvarur Travelbase: Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India – 10 KMs (Exactly) from Vedaranyam Legends and Notes – This Shivastalam is a seaside shrine associated again with the legend […]

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Gokarna (ಗೊಕರ್ನ)

Gokarna (ಗೊಕರ್ನ) Primary Deity: Mahabaleswara (ಮಹಬಲೆಸ್ವರ) Consorts: Gokarna Nayaki (ಗೊಕರ್ನ ನಯಕಿ) Travel base, Address references Located at: Gokarna Near: Travelbase: Gokarna, Karnataka, India – 170 KMs (Approx.) from Mangalore Legends and Notes – Vinayakar (Dwibhuja Vinayakar shrine) is said to have tricked the demon Ravana into leaving behind a Shivalingam here in a legend similar […]

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Tirukkollikkadu (திருக்கொல்லிக்கடு)

Tirukkollikkadu (திருக்கொல்லிக்கடு) Primary Deity: Agneeswara (அக்னிஸ்வர, டிவன்ன னத) also known as Theevanna Natha Consorts: Panjinumelladiammai (பன்ஜினுமெல்லடிஅம்மி) Travel base, Address references Located at: Tirukkollikkadu Near: Tiruvarur Travelbase: Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India – near Tirunellikka Legends and Notes – Agni has worshipped Shiva here Other Information Significance: This temple is considered to be Siva Sthalam

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Tirukkollampudur (திருக்கொல்லம்புடுர்)

Tirukkollampudur (திருக்கொல்லம்புடுர்) Primary Deity: Vilva Vaneswara (வில்வ வனெஸ்வர) Consorts: Soundarya Nayaki (ஸொஉன்டர்ய னயகி) Travel base, Address references Located at: Selloor (Tirukkalambur) Near: Tiruvarur Travelbase: Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India – near Koradacheri – 5 KMs South (Exactly) from Kodavasal [SS 98] Related temples – located nearby is 1098 – Tirukkudavaayil, Koneswara Legends and Notes – The […]

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Tirukondeeswaram (திருகொன்டிஸ்வரம் or வில்வ அரன்யம்)

Tirukondeeswaram (திருகொன்டிஸ்வரம் or வில்வ அரன்யம்) Traditionally known as Vilva Aranyam. Primary Deity: Pasupateswara (பஸுபடெஸ்வர) Consorts: Shantha Nayaki (ஷன்த னயகி) Travel base, Address references Located at: Nannilam Near: Travelbase: Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India Legends and Notes – Parvati assuming the guise of Kamadhenu is believed to have worshipped Shiva here and hence the name Pasupateeswarar, and […]

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