Karkuvel Ayyanar Temple

Karkuvel Ayyanar Temple Therikudiyiruppu

Karkuvel Ayyanar Temple – Therikudiyiruppu, History, Location, Timings, Pooja Timings, Pooja Details, Festivals, Parking, Nearby Attractions, How to Reach, Online Booking.

Karkuvel Ayyanar Temple History

Karkuvel Ayyanar Temple is one of the popular temples located in Therikudiyiruppu. This temple is one of the ancient temples which are about 500 to 1000 years old. This temple is located near the Red Sand Desert and the cashew and the palm trees surrounding the temple add extra beauty to the temple. The Red Sand Desert surrounding the temple is the only desert located in South India. It is a belief that there are no thefts in and around this temple and its village. The temple in honour to god celebrated the Kallar Vettu festival which means killing the Robber. It is believed that god protects the land of Therikudiyiruppu

Karkuvel Ayyanar Temple Timings

6:00 am to 12:00 pm
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Karkuvel Temple Pooja Timings

kalasanthi Pooja 8:00 am to 9:00 am
Uchikala Pooja 11:00 am to 12:00 Noon
Sayaratchai Pooja 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Karkuvel Temple Pooja Details

Pooja Kalams – three times
Thengai Rs 1/-
Mudi Rs 10/-
kaathu kuthu Rs 5/-
Pongal Rs 5/-
Abhishegam Rs 25/-

Karkuvel Temple Festivals

  • Kallar Vettu (Major Festival)
  • Panguni Uthiram
  • Ivaraja Pooja
  • Aadikkodai

Karkuvel Temple Parking Fee

Bus & Lorry Rs 30/-
Van & Mini Van Rs 20/-
Car Rs 10/-
Two Wheeler Rs 5/-

 Nearby Attractions:

  • Navathirupathi
  • Suchindram
  • Ayyanar Sunai
  • Kulasekara patnam

Karkuvel Temple Location:

Arulmigu karkuvel Ayyanar Temple


kuthirai Mozhi Village,

Thiruchendur Taluk,

Tamil Nadu, India

How to Reach Karkuvel Ayyanar Temple?

By Air:

Madurai International Airport is the nearest Airport which is 180 km away

By Train:

Thiruchendur Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station which is 14 km away

By Road:

Thiruchendur is well connected with other major cities.

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