Nageswarar Temple : Nageswarar Temple Details | Nageswarar- Periyamanali | Tamilnadu Temple | நாகேஸ்வரர்
Advanced Search >>



Home >> sivan > sri Nageswarar temple
  • Details
  • Path
  • Map
  • Photos
  • Near By Temple
  தமிழில் படிக்க »
Sri Nageswarar temple
Moolavar: Nageswarar
  Urchavar: -
  Amman / Thayar: Sivakami Ambica
  Thala Virutcham: -
  Theertham: -
  Agamam / Pooja : -
  Old year: 500 years old
  Historical Name: -
  City: Periyamanali
  District: Namakkal
  State: Tamil Nadu
  Aipasi Annabishekam in October-November; Margazhi Tiruvadhirai in December-January; Maha Shivrathri in February-March are the festivals celebrated in the temple besides the monthly pradoshams.  
 Temple's Speciality:
  As a serpent worshipped Lord in this temple, He is praised as Nageswarar.  
Opening Time:
  The temple is open from 6.00 a.m. to 10.00 a.m. and from 5.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.  
  Sri Nageswarar Temple, Periamanali, Namakkal.  
 General Information:

The temple has shrines for Mother Durga, Lords Dakshinamurthi, Brahmma, Kalabhairava, Kalyana Subramaniar and planets Sun and Moon.


People pray here for relief from the adverse aspects of serpent and other planets, for wedding boon and for lasting unity between couples.

Thanks giving:
  Devotees perform abishek and archanas to Lord and Mother offering vastras. 
 Greatness Of Temple:

Masi Shivarathri in February-March is a great event in the temple.  The Prasad offered on the Annabishekam day in Aipasi (October-November) is considered very sacred as it would bless the devotees with child boon.  The devotee crowd on the Shiv-rathri day will be huge from all nearby places as Rasipuram, Tiruchengodu and Komarapalayam besides Namakkal.  People throng the temple to worship Lord Shiva for relief from the slowdown in business, for unity in family and for reunion of couples separated for various reasons earlier.

  Temple History:

There lived in this place, a woman alone after losing her husband.  As a staunch devotee, she never failed in her worship of the Lord who granted darshan to her, according to the Sthala Purana – local history.  During the darshn, the devotee also noticed a serpent-Naga coming from the Shiva Linga, circumambulated the Lord and disappeared.  Hence, Lord is praised as Nageswarar.

Special Features:
  Miracle Based: As Naga-serpent worshipped Lord in the temple, He is praised as Nageswarar.
  Dinamalar Home Page   Temple Home Page
Copyright © 2023 All rights reserved.