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Thiruthankal temple can be reached
from Srivilliputthur or Virudunagar.
The Moolavar is Ninra Naarayanan
facing east. The utsavar is Thiruthannkaalappan seen in standing
posture. The temple is on a hill. On the right side of the
Lord are Sridevi(Anna Naayagi), Neelaadevi (Anantha Naayagi). On
the left are Boodevi(Amrutha Naayagi), Jaambavathi.
Gaudazhwar is seen with a serpent
& amrutha kalasam. Sinc eLord Muruga stayed in this sthalam,
it got the name Thiruthankal (Thankal in Tamil - styaed). Lord Krishna's
sone Aniruddhan married Ushai at this sthalam.
Thaayaar - Sengamala Thaayaar, (Anna
Naayagi, Anantha Naayagi, Amrutha naayagi, Jaambavathi).
Theertham - Paapavinaasa Theertham.
Thirumangaialwar: 1399, 2068, 2673
(71), 2674 (120)
Total of 5 Paasurams