Saturday Jun 15, 2024

Thenneri Agaram Srinivasa Perumal Temple,  Kanchipuram

Address

Thenneri Agaram Srinivasa Perumal Temple,  Kanchipuram

Thenneri Agaram village, Kanchipuram district,

Tamilnadu

Phone: 044-42136469

Mobile: +91 –9840224752 / 9941867700

Moolavar

Srinivasa Perumal

Amman

Alamelu Thayar

Introduction

Srinivasa Perumal Temple is dedicated to God Vishnu located Thenneri Agaram Village in Kanchipuram District of Tamilnadu. The temple is believed to be more than 1200 years old. Presiding deity is Srinivasa Perumal along with his consorts Sri Devi and Bhoodevi. Thayar of this Temple is known as Alamelu Thayar.

Puranic Significance 

  Presiding deity is Srinivasa Perumal along with his consorts Sri Devi and Bhoodevi. Thayar of this Temple is known as Alamelu Thayar. Shrines of Varadhar, Azhwars, Andal and Anjaneya are located in the Temple. Two Kaala Poojas are conducted in this Temple. The temple has the following main structures; Sri Srinivasa Perumal Sannadhi, (Tirupathi Sri Venkatesa perumal) Sri Alarmel Mangai Thayar Sannadhi, Sri Devaraja Perumal Sannadhi, (Kanchipuram Sri Varadharaja Perumal), Sri Garudan Sannadhi, Sri Veera Anjaneyar Sannadhi, Andal, Azhwars, Acharyas, a three Storied Rajagopuram, two Madapalligal (One for Srinivasa Perumal and another one for the annual use of Kanchipuram Sri Varadaraja Perumal) and Mandapangal.

Beliefs

Many people perform Thirukalyanam for the Perumal here and were fortunate to have a happy married life. It is believed that by performing Kalyanotsavam to the Perumal will remove all the obstacles due to problems in horoscope, Rasi Doshams etc.

Festivals

The temple in Agaram is very famous and one of the oldest temples for its association with Kanchipuram Varadaraja Perumal, who comes once a year to Agaram and has a procession on a floating barge on the lake near the Agaram Temple. On that occasion he also stays at the temple for a day. This festival is known as Sri Devaraja Perumal Theppam and several hundred people converge on this holy occasion and stay at Agaram right through the day.

This has been extracted from,

https://tamilnadu-favtourism.blogspot.com/2016/12/srinivasa-perumal-temple-thenneri.html

Century/Period

1200 Years Old

Managed By

Hindu Religious & Charitable Endowments Department (HR&CE)

Nearest Bus Station

Thenneri Agaram

Nearest Railway Station

Walajabad, Kanchipuram

Nearest Airport

Chennai

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