Arulmigu Naganathaswamy Temple - Theertham


SACRED WATER-HEADS :

       There are twelve sacred water heads in this place, like Suriya Pushkarani , Gowthama Theertham , Parasara Theertham, Indira Theertham , Prugu Theertham, Kannuva Theertham and Vasishta Theertham and among these Suriya Pushkarani is inside the temple compound and held very sacred. Built in " Chola " style, it is in square shape with 'double-bat' roofing and only one on the eastern side is still in form.


SANCTITY OF THEERTHA (SACREDNESS)



Ailing lepers bathing here

Aside goes leprosy, oh Thirunageswarare

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And so all men and women

Alike take bath here, oh Thirunageswarare


( Thirunavukkarasar )