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Sri Siddha Natheswarar Temple, Tirunarayur 

This is west facing temple. Lord Aanda Vinayaka welcomes the devotees with His blessings. Mother Soundarya Nayaki graces from a separate shrine. She is decorated with sandal paste on the last Friday of Thai month-January-February. Lord Dakshinamurthy blesses devotees from a shrine near that of Mother Mahalakshmi facing west against the traditional direction of south. Navagraha shrine is opposite to this. Those facing adverse effects of planets pray to Lord Dakshinamurthy and the planets. The presence of three Chandikeswaras in the prakara is a special feature in the temple. Mother Durga on the goshta wall is praised as Prasanna Durga. Mother with eight hands looks soft and stylish with Her right leg forward. This is a rare posture. Lords Umai Oru Bagan, Bikshandava, Brahmma are near this shrine. There are also shrines in the prakara for Saptha Kannikas, Panchalingas, Aanda Vinayaka, Kala Bhairava, Veera and Bhairava.

Those suffering from stammering and aspiring for a sweet voice pray to Lord and Mother performing abishek with gingly oil. For cure from skin troubles, they pray to Siddha.

Devotees contribute for the renovation of the temple, perform oil abishek to Lord and Mother and offer vastras.

Speciality of Sri Siddha Natheswarar Temple, Tirunarayur

Lord Shiva is Swayambumurthy. As this is the Avatar place of Mother Mahalakshmi, she is endearingly named Mazhalai (sweet speech of infants) Mahalakshmi and dressed in skirts and gowns.

Opening Timings

The temple is open from 6.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. and from 4.30 p.m. and 8.00 p.m.

Festivals at Sri Siddha Natheswarar Temple, Tirunarayur

  • 10 day Brahmmotsavam during Margazhi Tiruvadhirai in December-January and Aipasi Annabishekam in October-November are the festivals observed in the temple.

Address & Contact Details of Sri Siddha Natheswarar Temple, Tirunarayur

Sri Siddhanatheswarar Temple, Tirunarayur-612 102. Thanjavur district.

Phone Number: +91- 435 – 246 7343, 246 7219

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  1. Kotesh Rao says:

    sri siddhanatheswarar temple tirunarayur-612 102 thanjavur district

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