Sri Mayuranatha Swamy Temple is located at Mayiladuthurai town in the state of Tamilnadu.
Sri Mayuranatha Swamy is an incarnation of Lord Shiva. He is Swayambu here.
Goddess Abayambigai is consort of Lord Shiva
This temple is one of the six considered to be equal to Kashi.
There are 16 lingams in this temple. Going around the temple 16 times is equivalent to undertaking a Giri Valam.
This temple has a 9 tier Rajagopuram.
This temple was built in 10th Century. The temple was built 1000 years ago.
Best time to visit – September to March
Traditional dress is allowed for darshan.
Temple Timings –
5.00 am to 12.00 pm
4.00 pm to 9.00 pm
How to reach the Temple
2 kms from Kamarajar Bus Stand
4 kms from Mayliaduturai
260 kms from Chennai
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