Thirunallaru-the shrine of the benevolent Saneeswaran, Lord Sani, Shani Bhagwan in TamilNadu

The Story of the Abhaya Murthy (the Lord of Grace) of Saneeswaran at Thirunallaru: There is a story behind how this temple is so important for Saneeswaran worship.  Saneeswaran is actually a just planet that has effects on the person according to his karmas (deeds). However, people misunderstood and dreaded the very mention of the name.  Ezharai /Elara Natu, Elinata Sani or the 7.5 year period ...Continue Reading...

Navagraha Temple of Devipattanam in TamilNadu

Devipattanam is a coastal village of Ramanathapuram district, Tamil Nadu, India. It is very famous for theNavagraha temple installed inside the sea. This temple is said to have been built by Lord Rama. Around 15 kms form Ramnathapuram, in the coastal village of Devipattanam (Navabaashaanam), there is a popular temple dedicated to Devi, who is said to have killed the demon Mahishasura at this ...Continue Reading...

KalyanaSundereshwarar Temple of Tirumanancheri, TamilNadu- prayers for the unwed, marital disharmony and childless

This temple is located 6 kms from Kutthalam. Tirumanancheri is one among the popular temples of Lord Shiva, where He is devotedly worshiped as KalyanaSundareswarar and His consort, mother Parvati as Kokilaambal. The lord in Sanskrit is also called as Uthvaanganathar. In Tamil they are addressed as 'Arul Vallal' and 'Kuyilinmenmozhiammai'. Tirumanancheri temple is where the divine marriage of Shiva ...Continue Reading...

Mangalnath Temple- birth place of Lord Mars- Bhauma Pradesh, Angaraka sthana

The only temple dedicated to Mars/Angaraka/Bhauma Swami in the world is the famous Shri Mangalnath Shrine, Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, India. In Indian astrology, Mangal is believed to be blood-red in complexion, agile, a temperament of bile, pure and generous natured planet. Unbelievable but it is true that this is the birth place of Mars God- Lord Mangal Nath, the ruling planet of Aries/Mesha Rasi ...Continue Reading...

Chamatkarik Hanumanji of Jam Sawli, near Chindwara, Madhya Pradesh, India

Chamatkarik Hanumanji near Nagpur (Maharashtra) is a gigantic Hanumanji in reclining position. Resting under a tree, the idol has self-emerged from the ground and the beauty or magnificence of the idol is amazing. I visited the Chamatkarik Hanumanji Mandir Jam Sawli that is 1 Km from Bajaj Square on Sausar Pandhurna Road. As per popular belief, it is believed that no one can visit the ...Continue Reading...