Kulasekara Pattinam Mutharammam TempleThis temple was constructed three hundred years ago by a certain community. But people worshipped Annai Mutharamman here during the time of King Kulasekarapandian. According to the temple lore, Annai appeared before the King, after that this place flourished to became a big city, and came to be known by his name as Kulasekarapattinam.
Presiding God :
Presiding Goddess :
|God And Godness|
Since sacred rivers mix in sea, sea water is known as Maha theertham. The sacred river Ganges flows into Bay of Bengal, which is near to this temple. So the sea around Bay of Bengal is considered to be the Holy water point of this temple. It is known as Gangai Kadal. It is believed that taking holy bath here is similar to taking holy bath in river Ganges. '
This shrine is unique in that it has got all the three essential features Thalam (location), Murthy (Idol), and springs (theertham). According to temple lore the God and Goddess of this temple appeared as Suyambu.
Vinayagar Temple in the Temple.
Bus service from Thiruchendur : Route No 7. Thiruchendur to Maignanapuram.
Route No 570, 572, 573 and 575 (Nagercoil)
Private bus service is also available.
To Know More : http://www.mutharammantemple.org/index.htm