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Sri-Ona-Gandeshwarar-Temple is a Lord Shiva temple amids the temple town of Kanchipuram.

The temple is a padal petra sthalam and the Lord Shiva here is worhsipped by Sundarar.

The temple has three lingams of Lord Shiva- Sri Oneswarar, Sri-Gandeswarar and Sri Jalendeswarar.

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Parking Difficulty : Easy
Walking Needed : Less than 100 meters inside the temple
Time Needed : 20-30 minutes
Open Timings : 5.00 AM to 12:00 Noon and from 4.00 PM to 8.00 PM
Still Photography : Not Allowed inside the Inner Sanctum
Video Photography : Not Allowed inside the Inner Sanctum
Moolavar : Thirumeninaathar / Sornamalai
Sthala Vruksham : Arasu /Punnai
Theertham : Bhagaveri River (Gundaaru)
Traditional Name: Thiruchuzhi
Padal : Sundarar
Tropical Climate for most part of the year. Wear Cotton (March-November)
Wear Traditional Dress. Cover yourself decently
Avoid Shoes
Nearest Railway Station : Kodai Road Railway Station
Nearest Airport : Madurai Airport
Nearest National Highway : NH32
Nearest Landmark : Kodai Market

According to legends, three Asuras- have worshipped Lord Shiva here with their own lingams here in barren land. Sundarar – when he was on the way realized this and decided to build a temple for the three lingams. He sang hymns on Lord Shiva and got money and built the temple.

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