Sri Papanasar Temple

The exact history of the temple could not be ascertainted but it is originally believed to have been built by the Pandya king Chandrakula Pandya, who ruled over the regions of Madurai. He built the central shrine and vimana of the temple. Veerappa Nayaka (1609-23 AD) a ruler of Madurai Nayak dynasty built the Yagasala, dwajasthamba (flag staff) and Nataraja hall.

25, Nort St, Papanasam, Tamil Nadu 627425, India

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