Thiru Metrali Nathar Koil

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This is a small shrine in Pillayarpalayam in Kanchipuram. The presiding deity is Tirumetrali nathar and the Ambal Kamakshi The Theertham is Vishnutheertham Appar and Sundarar composed the Pathigam. Legend has it that Vishnu meditated upon Siva here to attain Sivaroopam. There are two Sivalingams in this shrine – Odha Vrigeeswarar and Mutheeswarar. Each year Sambandar festival is conducted at this shrine.


Thirumetrali St, Pillaiyarpalayam, Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu 631501, India

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