LORD SOWRIRAJA PERUMAL OF THIRUKANNAPURAM WHO GREW HAIR FOR HIS DEVOTEE


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Thirukannapuram  Divyadesam  Sowriraja Perumal Temple is located 30 KM from Kumbakonam on the way to Thiruvarur, Tanjore District, Tamilnadu which is one among the Five Krishraranya Kshetrams.

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The Main Deity is glorified as  Thiru Neelamega perumal  along with  Sridevi and Bhoodevi Thayar . The Processional deity  is worshipped  as   Lord Sowriraja perumal. Lord Sowriraja perumal is seen with prayoga chakkra in his hands. The place is considered as Bhoolokha vaikundam. This Vaishnava Divya desam temple is located on the Kumbakonam / Mayavaram-Nannilam-Nagapattinam route. One has to get down at Thiru Pugalur and take auto (2kms). The temple can also be reached directly from Thiruvarur.  The temple has a 7-tier rajagopuram and a vast temple complex.  The Nithya pushkarini just in front of the Temple is so vast that it looks more like a large lake
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As we go around the main sanctum we can have darshanam of Thirumangai…

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