Chidambaram temple trip

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Chidambaram temple trip

Postby Siva on Tue Mar 15, 2011 4:22 pm

Chidambaram temple map showing important places and temples in Chidambaram.
North Gopuram
Sundarmurthy Nayanar entered the temple through this route.

Pandi nayagam temple
Present in main temple campus.

Sivakama sundari temple
Present in back side of main temple campus

Temple tank

1000 pillar mandapam
63 Nayanars life history Periyapuranam written here by Sekkizhaar.

East gopuram
Manikkavacakar nainar (Kulacchirai Nayanar)entered the temple throgh this route.

Moolanathar temple

Ottrykal mandapam

Lord Nataraja swamy
Chidambaram is one of the Panchabhuta Lingas present in Tamilnadu.
Here Lord shiva is in the form of Akasa lingam, ie. without any form.Temple gopuram with golden coating (Kanaka sabha).

Govinda perumal temple, Thiru Chithra koodam
One of 108 Divyadesams. Present in main temple campus

Mukurni vinayagar temple

West gopuram
Appar nayanar (Tirunavukkarasar) entered the temple through this gate.

South gopuram
Jnana Sambandar nayanar entered the temple through this gate.

Veerabhadraswamy temple

Anandeswarar koil

Elamaiyakkinar temple

Thillai Kali amman temple

1. Tiru Neelakanta Nayanar, 2. Rudra Pasupathi Nayanar, 3.Tiru Nalai Povar Nayanar, 4. Kochengat Chola Nayanar
Chidambaram is one of the important holy place related to many Nayanars.

Chidambaram busstand
It is about 1.5 km distance from main temple.

Chidambaram railway station
It is about 2 km distance from main temple

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North gopuramPandinayagam templeSivakamasundari templeTemple tank
1000 pillar mandapamEast gopuramMoolanathar templeOttrykal mandapam
Nataraja swamy templeGovinda perumal templeMukurni vinayagar templeWest gopuram
South gopuramVeerabhadraswamy templeAnandeeswarar templeIlamaiyakkinar koil
Thillai amman templeChidambaram NayanarsChidambaram BusstandChidambaram Railwaystation
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Divya desams, Nainar koil, Pancha bhoota lingas, Saints, South India tour, Tamilnadu tourism