Saivite Temples - Thiruvannamalai
The name of the village is because of an offering to the Lord that floated upriver to this place.
There is a second Sanctum here for Manalkandeswarar whose consort is Aramvalartha Nayaki.
Lord Hanuman is believed to have installed and worshiped the Shiva Lingam here.
Gangaikonda Choleeswarar, Koozhamandal
The Shiva Lingam is a large and beautiful one, more than 4 feet in height from the base.
Yudishtra or Dharmar of the Mahabaratha is believed to have worshiped the Lord here.
Kasi Viswanathar, Arasankuppam
A Rudraksha Lingam is present here along with an installation of 108 small Shiva Lingams.
A 6 feet tall Mahavishnu idol is present in a separate south facing shrine here.
Lord Rama, after the battle of Lanka, is believed to have worshiped the Shiva Lingam here.
A massive Banyan Tree and a small Amman temple add to the beauty of this wonderful spot.
This is one of the Saptha Kailasha temples in the southern banks of Cheyyar River.