A Travelogue of Temple visits and Treasures in Sanatana Dharma/Hinduism
Sunday, 5 August 2018
Tiruchendur Murugan is one of the Arupadai veedu Murugan temples.
Tiruchendur Murugan in Vettiver Alankaram
It is one the unique places where even the effect of Tsunami was not felt. The sea is calmer here. It is to be noted that Tsunami devasted the nearby Kanykumari district and Kerala.
Lord Muruga has fought with the demon Soorpadman in ocean here. In memory of the Victory of Muruga, the Soorasamharam Utsavam is held in great fervour every year during Skandha shasthi festival
It is a sea shore temple locaated in South East coast of India and Tamil Nadu. It can be reach by road and train. The nearest airport if Tuticorin which is 1.5 hours away.
Aarathi Video to Lord Murugan in Tiruchendur
Lord Muruga worships the Pancha Bhootha Lingam or Five Lingams here in order to absolve the sin of killing demon Ssoorapadman. The Five Lingams are nearby the Garba Griham or sanctum Sanctorum and are very powerful.
So Muruga here is seen with a flower in hand for Shiva Pooja