What's New

Guru (Alangudi Temple)


Chennai Info Site Seeing Chennai Constituencies Travel Guide Entertainments Home Care Tips
MTC Bus Routes Around Chennai Areas in Chennai Experts Corner
Chennai Helplines Hospitals Schools
Malls in Chennai
Resorts in Chennai
Trade Information Hotels in Chennai ESI & PF Offices Water Suppliers Postal Information
Lamination Services
Astrology 2018
Pilgrimage Sani Peyarchi 2018
Chandrashtama 2018
Girivalam Dates 2018
Amavasya Dates 2018
Subha Muhurthams
Navagraha Temples
Calendar 2018
Festivals Vasthu Dates
Mobile App
Tamil Nadu MLAs List
Church Timings Nuts 'n' Spices Places
Government Holidays
Health BMI Calculator
Beauty Tips Ayurvedic Medicines
Repair centers
Tablets Price List
Electronic Prices
Electronic Dealers
Amazon Offers Infinitheism TV Program Schedule
Service Square
More Links Rotary News



Guru Temple
Colour yellow
Grain Bengal Gram
Vehicle Swan
Flower White Jasmine
Metal Gold
Day Thursday
stone Topaz
Benefits Prosperity & Artistic Talent

Moolavar : Aabathsahayeswarar 
Theertham : Amritapushkaraini 
Sthala Vriksham : Poolai Shrub 


Alangudi Temple: The temple is one of the nine Navagraha sthalas(Temples of Nine planets) located in the Cauvery Delta region dedicated to planet Jupiter, called Dakshinamoorthy,the Guru.Lord Guru can be propitiated in the form of Sri Dakshinamurthy.Legend is that Siva consumed deadly poison, giving rise to the name Alangudi and deity being termed Apatsahayesvarar, indicating saviour during hard times.He is also known as Brihaspathi, due to his excellence in education and fine arts, possessing supreme intelligence.Parvathi, the consort of Lord Shiva, is said to have been reborn on the banks of the Amrita Pushkarini within the temple precincts before being reunited with siva.Presiding deity Aabathsahayeswarar is a Swayambulinga Murthy in the temple. Lord Dakshinamurthy adored as Guru Baghwan (teacher of Dharma and Yoga sastras) has special importance in the temple and therefore, the place is regarded as Dakshinamurthy Sthala the holy place.

Location:

It is 7 Kms South of Needamangalam Railway station

17 Kms South of Kumbakonam.

Contact: 04374-269407

Temples Distance
Kumbakonam 17 Kms
Thiruvarur 35 Kms
Papanasam 32 Kms

Distance between Thingaloor Temple to other Navagragha Temples

Temples Distance
Suryanar Koil 32 Kms
Thingaloor 60 Kms
Vaitheeswarar Temple 66 Kms
Thiruvenkadu 80 Kms
Kanjanur 38 Kms
Thirunallar 73 Kms
Thirunageswaram 22 Kms
Perumpallam 75 Kms

Pooja Timing

Daily Poojas at Temple
Darshan Timings : Morning - 06.00 AM - 01.00 PM
Evening - 04.00 PM - 09.00 PM






<< Back Top^