Sri Padaleswarar Temple

Saivam

 

Overview

Padaleswarar- Aunthuva Nayaki Temple dedicated to Lord Siva is located within the city of Cuddalore.  Pataleeswarar Temple is one of the ancient temples in Tamil Nadu.Lord Shiva in the temple is a swayambumurthy. . It was constructed during the Pallava and Medieval Chola periods. The Saivite saint Appar is believed to have adopted Saivism at this temple.Saivite Saints Appar, Thirugnana Sambanthar, Arunagiri Nathar have visited this temple and have sung hymns in praise of the God. Lord Shiva in the temple is a swayambumurthy.
There is a belief/myth that by worshiping single time this God is equal to 16 times worshipping the Shiva in Kasi, 8 times in Thiruvannamalai and 3 times in Chidambaram.
Once,  Lord Shiva and Parvathi were playing the game of dice. Though Parvathi won every time, the LORD could not accept it.  The Lordess said that she will cover the eyes of Shiva and to check if he really can win. . Thus saying she covered the eyes of the Shiva. The whole world plunged into darkness. A few seconds in this situation, seemed infinite time for Gods. Gods felt this darkness as  a long duration of inactiveness.Parvathi on  realising that she has committed a mistake,  prayed for forgiveness. 
Lord Shiva advised the Lordess to go to earth and pray in all the 1008 shiva sthalas and in whichever sthala the left eye & shoulder vibrates, there the penance should be performed by her. Accordingly, in the course of sthala yatra of  Parvathi, when she came to pray in this sthala (Thirupadhiripuliyur Padaleeswarar temple) the diving occasion of vibration of left eye and left shoulder happened. Lordess  also penanced in the Aruba form and married Lord Shiva.
 
The name "Thirupadirupuliyur" has been  derived from the holy tree of the temple - Padiri.
 
Three tier Rajagopuram is facing east.  There are shrines for Lords Vinayaka, Nataraja with sages Patanjali and Vyakrapada, Kasi Viswanatha, Bhairava, Lingodhbava, Sani Baghwan (Saturn), Sun, Moon. Saint Sambandar and Sapthamadhas.
 
Temple Timing:  8.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. and 4.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.
 
How to Reach,
 
Nearest Railway Station:  Thirupathiripuliyur Railway Station. 0.5 km.
 
Nearest Airport: Triche Airport

Location

Country
India
State
Tamil Nadu
City
Cuddalore
Location
Tirupadiripuliyur
Address
Sri Padaleswarar Temple, Pidari Amman Koil St, Muthaiya Nagar, Thirupathiripuliyur, Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu
Contact Info
Phone: 91-4374-264 586 ,4374-275 441
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Near Cities
Nearest Bus Terminal
Muthaiya Nagar, Thirupathiripuliyur
Nearest Railway Station
Tiruppadirippuliyur (TDPR)
Nearest Airport
Triche Field
US
latitude : 29.983499530 longitude :-90.434799190
Corporation : Hahnvill
GPS Code : 1LA
Open Year
2000years ago
Architect
South Indian Architecture
Visiting Hours
8.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. and 4.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.

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  • The place and the temple are closely linked to the history of Saint Tirunavukkarasar. In spite of having no parents of Saivite and high by his sister Thilagavathy fervent of Shiva, Marul Neekiar - which was his baptismal name- acceded to the cash and has increased to Guruhood there with the name Dharumasenar. His sister, a devoted supporter of Shiva, was devoted to the service of the Lord Shiva, while now the temple, has the Lord looking for ho

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