Useful resources / web sites

Magic in stone: An ancient temple, a forgotten legacy and a journey into Tamil countryside
- Veejay Sai, November 30, 2015
Vishnu at Thirukurangudi village in the remote Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu. The temple counts as one of the 108 holy Shri Vaishnava shrines known as 'Divyadesams'.

About the Thanjavur Periakoil

Bahoor Shiva temple

Kumbh Mela Pilgrimage
The Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad (Prayag) in the year 2013 -  from 27th of January - 25th of February.

Arunachala, Shiva, India, Grace, Spiritual, Miracles
Layout of Arunachaleswarar temple
Temple Walkthrough by Meenakshi Ammal

Historic shrine to get a facelift
- S. Prabhu, The Hindu, October 21, 2011
Renovation Of an ancient temple at Thiru Vahindrapuram is under way

Indian Temples and Iconography - Kavithas' blog

Photographs / pictures of Sthala vruksham

Sri Kanchi Kamakshi Amman temple

Tiruchendur Murugan temple, Tuticorin, Tamilnadu

Raju's Temple Visits
Temple Visit Travelogues, Directories, Photos and Geographical Maps of Tamilnadu Temples.
Great site to gather information about temples, routes.

View the photographs by Sundar Palaniappan, an aspiring photographer who loves to visit temples and other historical places in India.

An architectural marvel at Keluvathur
The Hindu, Friday, Feb 04, 2005

Dhivya Dharsanam

Sri. Lakshmi Narayanan of Nanmangalam, Chennai has been meticulously arranging to light the lamps in many Shiva temples which are in the state of neglect, without even the funds to light a lamp.
You can also get involved. Visit

Renovation of temples

Information on temples, particularly Tamilnadu temples at

Shri Naina Devi Ji Temple situated on hill top in Bilaspur Distt. of Himachal Pradesh

Saidham Sola - Ahmedabad
(The temple is maintained in the same manner as in Shirdi)