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Sri Vedagiriswarar Temple is a Lord Shiva tempe in Thirukazhukundram in Chengalpattu district of Tamil Nadu. It is one of the padal petra sthalam and Lord Shiva here were worshipped by Sundarar, Manichakavasagar, Thirunavukkarasar and Thirugnasambandar.

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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 complex spreads across the hill above. One can reach it by climbing 565 steps. The temple is believed to be built around 6th century by Mahendra Varma Pallava.

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