Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple in Trichy

Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple is located on Trichi - Thanjavur road, 18 kms from Thuvarakudi. It is 3 kms from Solakampatti railway station. Lord Shiva is named as Tirunedunkalanathar or Nithya Sundareswarar.This temple is spread over 2 acres and is a chola period temple. The Shiva Linga is a self manifested one.

Thirunedunkaalam Shiva Temple Thiruchirapalli TN

Thirunedunkaalam Shiva Temple Thiruchirapalli TN

Specialties:

1) The temple has two vimanas over the sanctum sanctorum which cannot be seen in any other temple.
2) The utsava idol doesn't have a thumb ( the reason is given in the story behind the temple)
3) Rare Dakshinamoorthy called Yoga Dakshinamurthy can be seen in this Thiru Nedunkalam temple.

Below are some more images regarding the temple.

Thirunedunkaalam Shiva Temple Board Thiruchirapalli TN

Thirunedunkaalam Shiva Temple Board Thiruchirapalli TN

Nandi in Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple
 
Nandi in Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple
 
Mandapam in Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple
 
Mandapam in Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple
 
Entrance of Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple
 
Entrance of Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple
 

Photos: Mr. Puviarasan

 

Address

  • Thirunedunkalam Shiva Temple in Trichy
    Tiruchirappalli

    Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu - 620020
  • +91-0431-2520126

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