Thingalur Chandran Temple History
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Thingalur Chandran Temple History

Thingalur Chandran Temple History

Thingalur Chandran Temple is dedicated to Lord Siva. Lord Siva here known by Kailasanathar. This temple is famous for Infant’t rice feeding.  Temple is 37 km from Kumbakonam. Special poojas will be performed to the deity on full moon day and on Monday’s.


Apputhi Adigal a merchant living in Thingalur was a great follower of Thirunavukkarasar. One day Apputhi Adigal thought of hosting a party for his Guru during his visit to the temple town. He asked his son to bring the plantain leaves from the garden, where a snake bit him. Apputhi Adigal hid the corpse of his son as he don’t want to disturb the plan. Knowing this, the Guru carried the corpse to the siva temple and revived his life by praying to the Lord.


Thingalur Chandran Temple Timings

Morning Hours: 7 am  – 1 pm

Evening Hours: 4 pm – 9 pm


Chandra rules

  1. Health issues related to Nerve, mental condition, Jaundice.
  2. Mother and wife’s health condition
  3. Abroad Travel
  4. Help from Government
  5. Vehicle ownership

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