Perur Pateeswarar Temple Coimbatore

Pateeswarar Temple History

Pateeswarar Temple situated on the western banks of River Noyyal,Coimbatore. Built by King Karikala Chola.

Arunagirinathar and Kachiappa Munivar narrated about the temple in the poetry.

Its a temple of Lord Shiva and the idol Worshipped is “Swayambu Lingam”.

“Artha Mahal” and “Maha Mahal” were constructed during the rule of Raja Raja Chola.

Pateeswarar Temple Architecture

The main attraction is “Kanaka Sabha” adorned with the golden statue of Nataraja. The temple has several gopurams and halls.
The pillars have carvings of various incarnations of Lord Shiva.

Perur Pateeswarar Temple Timings

Open on all days,
Morning : 6:00am-1:00pm.
Evening : 4:00pm-9:00pm.

Temple Entry fee:
Free Entry

Pateeswarar Temple Pooja Timings:

Mornings: 7:30am-9:00am
11:00am-12:00pm

Evening: 4:30pm-6:30pm
8:30pm-9:00pm.

Pateeswarar Temple Festivals

  • Margazhi Tiruvadhirai Festival in the months of December-January.
  • Panguni Brahmmotstavam and Float Festival in the months of March-April.
  • Aani Sapling Planting utsav in June-July.

Temple Dress Code:

Male: Dhoti, uttareeyam or kurta-pyjama.

Girl: saree or a Chudidar with chunni

Pateeswarar Temple Address

Sri Pateeswarar Temple,Perur,Coimbatore.

How To Reach Pateeswarar Temple:

By Bus:
Coimbatore Bus Station to Temple -9kms.

By Railway Station:
Coimbatore Railway Station to Temple -10kms.

By Airport:
Coimbatore Airport to Temple -19kms.