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Sri Kumarasami temple
Moolavar: Kumarasami
  Urchavar: Murugan
  Amman / Thayar: Valli and Deivanai
  Thala Virutcham: Vanni
  Theertham: Well in the temple
  Agamam / Pooja : Shiva Agama
  Old year: 1000-2000 years old
  Historical Name: Devarkalai Kanda Oor
  City: Devar Kanda Nallur
  District: Tiruvarur
  State: Tamil Nadu
  The temple celebrates Panguni Uthiram in March-April, Vaikasi Visakam in May-June and such Lord Muruga related festivals.  
 Temple's Speciality:
  All the idols in the temple are of stone, hence absheks are performed conveniently.  
Opening Time:
  The temple is open from 7.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. and from 4.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.  
  Sri Kumaraswami Temple, Devar Kanda Nallur, Kudavasal Taluk, Tiruvarur-613 704.  
  +91 94424 67891 
 General Information:

Maharishis once found that the Devas were residing in the place, hence the name Devarkalai Kanda Oor, which later changed as Devar Kanda Nallur.  The entrance is on the east.  There are five kalasas at the entrance.  The Mahamandap has an accommodation facility for 400 people.  There is a kalasa on the Vimana – the tower above the sanctum sanctorum.

Lord Vinayaka and presiding deity Kumaraswami with His consorts Valli and Deivanai are facing east.  The wedding hall is on the left side.  The opposite side of the temple is a plain ground with a Neem tree.  The antiquity is believed to exceed 1000 years. The consecration of the temple took place in October 2011.


Devotees pray for removal of delays in marriages, for child boon, promotion and other developments in life.

Thanks giving:
  Realizing their wishes, devotees carry milk pots, kavadi and offer corns and grains to Lord. 
 Greatness Of Temple:

Being close to Lord Sri Thyagaraja and Vilamal Patanjali Manoharar temple, the place and temple gains added importance.

  Temple History:

Wife of Vallala Maharaja was in her advanced stage of pregnancy.  The child, when born on earth would cause devastating calamities according to the prophecy of Maharishis.  They sought the help of Mother Parvathi who came down as a midwife.  The King sought her service for his wife.  Using he occasion, Mother Parvathi destroyed the evil child and no drop of the blood fell on the floor.  Knowing the fact, when the king tried to kill Parvathi, She became furious and beheaded the king.  Lord Vishnu as Peddarayan Easan and Shiva as Utharandaraya with other Devathas came down to cool Parvathi.  Yet, as Devi was still furious, Lord Muruga came down and cooled His Mother, people raised this temple for Lord Muruga and also performed the consecration.  The temple is under the administration of HR & CE.

Special Features:
  Miracle Based: All the idols of the temple are made of stone.
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