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Sri Suvatharaneswar Temple is a Lord Shiva temple in Thiruvenkadu in Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu. It is a padal petra sthalam and is 11th in the series.

It is an important Navagraha temple too for Budha (Mercury). The temple also has Rudra Padam which is also known as Rudrya Gaya. There is also a spatiga lingam here. The temple has Agni Theertha, Surya Theertham. The temple is also known as Shakti Peetam and is known as Pranava Shakti Peetam.

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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

The temple was built by Cholas and covers 2 acres with two sacred ponds. The temple is also known as Adi Chidambaram. The temple has around hundred stone inscriptions from various dynasties from Cholas, Pandyas and Vijayanagara Empire king Krishnadevaraya.

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