Moolavar : Dandayuthapani
Urchavar : Shanmugar
Amman / Thayar : –
Thala Virutcham : Pon Arali
Theertham : Kumara theertham
Agamam / Pooja : Karana and Kameeka agamas
Old year : 500-1000 years old
Historical Name : –
City : Kumaragiri
District : Salem
State : Tamil Nadu
Thai Poosam in January-February, Skanda Sashti in Iypasi – October-November, Panguni Uthiram in March-April are the festivals celebrated in the temple.
The Place, Kumaragiri is named after Kumaran, the other name of Muruga. He appears with the Dandam (staff) on hand facing North, the direction belonging to Kubera the God of Wealth.
The temple is open from 9.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m
Sri Dandayuthapani Temple, Kumaragiri, Salem