Sri Sivakozhundeesar Temple is located in Tiruttinai Nagar, Cuddalore, TamilNadu. This Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is one among 275 Shiva Sthalams. Sri Sivakozhundeesar temple is one of the Naadu Nadu Shiva sthalams.
Jambavan is said to have worshipped Shiva here. Local legend holds that Shiva tilled the land and grown 'Thinai' & blessed a devotee and his family, who had promised a meal to him.
The Sivalingam is said to have been discovered in the relatively large temple tank here. (The image above is that of a Shivalingam at the Margabanduswamy temple at Virinchipuram near Vellore).
God Shiva is known as Sivakozhundeesar and the female deity is known as Oppilaa Nayagi. Pathigam was performed by Sundarar.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:
Sri Sivakozhundeesar Temple Shivastalam is located in the vicinity of Cuddalore in Nadu Naadu. This is the 5th of the 22 Tevara Stalams in the Nadu Naadu region of Tamilnadu.
Four worship services are carried out each day here.This temple celebrates its Bhramotsavam in the month of Vaikasi (Taurus).
Sri Sivakozhundeesar Temple is open from 9:30 am to 1:30 am ~ 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm.
Shiva : Sivakkozhuntheeswarar .
Ambal : Oppilaa Nayaki, Neelambika
Vriksham : Konrai
Theertham : Jambava Thadakam
Patikam : SundararTravel Base:Chidambaram