Vaishnavite Temples - Tirunelveli District
Bakthavatsala Perumal, Cheranmahadevi
Rajendra Chola I built this temple which has some beautiful creations on stone.
The Ashtanga Vimaanam of the Sanctum Sanctorum has three tiers with the lord in three forms.
Kulasekhara Azhwar spent 30 years in this glorious temple and attained Mukthi.
On the pillars here are some of the world-famous carvings of Rathi, Arjuna and, Karna.
There are 2 temples with the same name here and both are important.
This 400-year-old temple is in a beautiful location with a wonderful canal behind.
Kariamanicka Perumal, Pattamadai
This is an ancient temple and has many inscriptions around the Sanctum Sanctorum outer walls.
Brahanmadhava Perumal, Kodaganallur
Kulasekara Pandian has made several contributions to this beautiful temple on the banks of Tamiraparani.
Aadhi Varaha Perumal, Kallidaikurichi
The Vimaanam above the Sanctum Sanctorum has Lord Vishnu as Sayana Perumal in a separate sanctum.
Purushothama Perumal, Ambasamudram
The lord here has 8 hands and is also called Ashta Bujakara Perumal.
Lakshminarayana Perumal, Ambasamudram
The serene beauty of this tree-filled temple in the middle of the busy town is amazing.
Kariamanicka Perumal, Idaikkal
This beautiful little temple is ancient and has some wonderfully carved pillars.
Kariyamanicka Perumal, Kadayanallur
The Chakrathazhwar here is seen with a 5 headed serpent below the Yoga Narasimha.
The old temple was in a different spot and was moved to its current location later.
The beautiful main deity here is seen standing with a ball of butter in his hands.
Navaneetha Krishnan, Melaseval
Many beautiful carvings from the Bhagavatha Purana, Mahabharata, and Ramayana are seen here.
Azhagiya Manavala Perumal, Karuvelankulam
The Lord here is a 5 feet tall stucco idol along with his consorts.
This is a small and ancient temple that has been renovated recently.
The large Mantapas and the huge pillars in this ancient temple are beautiful.
Varadaraja Perumal, Kalakkad
The life-like main deity here is made of a herbal mix and is nearly 6 feet tall.
Situated in a beautiful location around a hill the temple is considered as holy as Tirupati.
Jaganatha Perumal, Shenbagaramanallur
The oil poured on the head of the intricately carved Dwarapalaka oozes out of the ears and nose.
Varadaraja Perumal, Tirunelveli
The place Veera Raghava Puram received its name from the processional deity of this temple.
Venkatesa Perumal, Azhwarkurichi
This is a small and beautiful temple situated in a single Prakaram.
The Lord appears in sitting and standing forms in the huge Vimaanam with 2 levels.
Sundararaja Perumal, Malayadikuruchi
This is a small and beautiful temple situated in a single Prakaram below a hill.
Lakshmi Narasimhar, Puliangudi
The Lord here is in a peaceful mood after killing the Asura Hiranyakashipu.
Lakshmi Narayanar, Arugankulam
The sanctum itself is on top of the Theertham well in this beautiful little temple.