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Sri Kalamegaperumal Temple, Thirumohur 

Sudarsanar (Chakkarathalwar) has 16 hands with 16 weapons, rolling feet and the idol bears holy mantra letters. This is the only temple where Sudarsanar has all these special aspects. Though there are Sudarsanar shrine in other famous Vaishnava temples as Srirangam, Kancheepuram and Srivilliputhur, this is the only shrine where He appears with such holy letters. Behind the Chakkarathalwar is Yoga Narasimhar known as Narasimha Sudarsanam. The shrine is very famous as the expectations of the devotees for business development and marriage alliances end in success.

Devotees offer prayers to Chakkarathazhwar here for development of business, promotion in professions, employment opportunity, foreign travel, wealth, buying new lands and vehicles, child, success in litigation etc. Those buying a new vehicle do the pooja in this temple.

Abishek (bathing) Chakkarathazhwar in curd is a very important prayer commitment. Devotees offer clothes to Perumal and Thayar (Mother Goddess) and also apply butter. People also offer garlands made of Tulsi and other flowers. Prasads – Nivedhanas are prepared, offered to the lord and distributed to the visiting devotees. Those who could afford do Annadhanam (feeding) to the visiting devotees and the poor.

Speciality of Sri Kalamegaperumal Temple, Thirumohur

Sudarsanar (Chakkarathalwar) has 16 hands with 16 weapons, rolling feet and the idol bears holy mantra letters. This is the only temple where Sudarsanar has all these special aspects. Though there are Sudarsanar shrine in other famous Vaishnava temples as Srirangam, Kancheepuram and Srivilliputhur, this is the only shrine where He appears with such holy letters. Behind the Chakkarathalwar is Yoga Narasimhar known as Narasimha Sudarsanam. The shrine is very famous as the expectations of the devotees for business development and marriage alliances end in success.

Opening Timings

The temple is opened from 7.00 a.m. to 12.00 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.

Festivals at Sri Kalamegaperumal Temple, Thirumohur

  • 10 day Vaikasi Brammotsavam (May-June), Vaikunta Ekadasi (December-January), Gajendra Moksham in the Masi Poornima day in February – March, 2 day Panguni Thirukalyanam (March-April), Krishna Jayanthi are the main festival observed in the temple. Also all new moon days, both Tamil and English New Year days, Deepavali and Pongal are the festival days in the temple.

Address & Contact Details of Sri Kalamegaperumal Temple, Thirumohur

Sri Kalamegaperumal temple, Thirumohur-625 107, Madurai Dist.

Phone Number: +91- 452- 2423 444, 98654 17902.

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