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Thiruchirivaramangai temple is situated
The Moolavar is Thothaatrinathan
seen in seated posture facing east. The utsavar is Deivanayagan.
The oil that is used for abhishekam daily is poured into a well (25'x15')
in the temple. This oil is said to cure devotees of all diseases.
The king of Sindhu had taken the
form of a dog due to the curse of Kusaasana maharishi. On bathing
in the Chaetru -thaamarai Theertham he regained his original form.
When Lord Vishnu vanquished the asuras
Madhu Kaidabhar, Boomi Devi felt she had become unclean & prayed to
the Lord to purify her. The Lord blessed & purified Boomi Devi.
There is an idol of Lord Vishnu seated along with Sridevi & Boodevi
on the Srivaigunda vimaanam.
Urvasi & Tilottamai did penance
at this sthalam & pleased the Lord by their bakthi. There are
idols of the two maidens with venn saamaram on either side of the Lord.
Thaayaar - Chirivaramangai Thaayaar,
Ubhaya Naachiaar on either side.
Theertham - Indra Theertham, Chaetru-thaamarai
Total of 11 Paasurams