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Sri Agneeswarar Temple, Tirukattupalli 

Sri Yoga Dakshinamurthy graces in the Prakara around the presiding deity. The main tower (Rajagopuram) is of a five tier model. The flag post (Kodimaram or Dwajasthamba) is covered by copper. Lord Vinayaka graces from the right side. Inside the temple on the right is the Goddess-Mother’s shrine facing south. She graces in a standing form with Dwarapalakas at the entrance of the shrine. There is also a Vinayaka within the shrine. Lord Arthanareeswara is with Lingodhbava. Next is the shrine of Lord Muruga with His consorts Valli and Deivanai. Then follows the shrines of Kasi Viswanatha with Mother Visalakshmi, Gajalakshmi, Durga. On the right side of front hall (Maha Mandapam) are Bhairava and Nalvar the four – the authors of Thevaram and Tiruvasagam – Gnanasambandar, Tirunavukkarasar, Sundarar and Manickavasagar. Daily pujas are conducted properly as per rules. Masi Magam in February-March and Panguni Uthiram are celebr

Devotees pray for removal of obstacles in marriage talks, excellence in education and prosperity.

Devotees perform abishek to the Lord with Vastras-clothing. They bathe on Sundays in the month of Karthikai (November-December) in Agni theertha and on Masi Magam (February-March), Panguni Uthiram (March-April) and Vaikasi Visakam (May-June).

Speciality of Sri Agneeswarar Temple, Tirukattupalli

Lord Agneeswara is a swayambu Linga. In the Navagraha shrine (9 Planets) against the general traditions, all the planets are facing Sun planet. As Agni (God of Fire) worshipped, the temple is named Agneeswaram. This is now in form of

Opening Timings

The temple is open from 6.00 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. to 8.30 p.m.

Festivals at Sri Agneeswarar Temple, Tirukattupalli

  • Masi Magam in February-March, Panguni Peruvizha in March-April, Shivarathri in February-March, Aipasi Annabishekam in October-November and Margazhi Tiruvadhirai are the festivals celebrated in the temple.

Address & Contact Details of Sri Agneeswarar Temple, Tirukattupalli

Sri Agneeswarar Temple, Tirukattupalli Post – 613 104, Thanjavur district.

Phone Number: +91 94423 47433

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