Thiruvengadam Edaganatha swamy Temple :

God and Godess :

  • Edaganatha swamy
  • Elavarkuzhali, Sugantha Kundalambikai
  • Dakshinamurthy
  • Lord Kalabhairavar
  • Lord Vinayaka ,Lord Murugan

Location :

Thiruvedagam Edaganatheswarar Temple,
SH73, Tiruvedagam (Village), Vadapatti (Taluk),
Madhurai district – 625234
Tamilnadu.

Timings :

  • Morning 6:30 AM – 12:00PM
  • Evening 4:30PM – 8:00PM

Temple History :

Sri Edaganatheswarar Temple This temple is located on the Madurai to Sholavandan bus route. Nearest railway station is Sholavandan. Town bus services from Madurai Periyar bus stand are available to Tiruvedagam. Buses to Sholavandan go via Tiruvedagam and the temple is very near the Tiruvedagam bus stop. 20km from Madurai in the town of Thiruvedakam lies the Siva temple of Edakanatheswarar.

This temple is on the banks of Vaigai River and is very closely associated with Tirugnanasambandar. In this temple lord shiva known as Edaganatheswarar and ambal is known as Elavaarkuzhali Maadeviyambikai. This shrine is regarded as the 4th of the Thevara Thiruthalams in Madurai.

Lord Edaganatha Swami is a Swayambumurthi in the temple. Though the Shivaratri Puja is dedicated only to Lord Shiva in all temples, the fourth puja of the night is dedicated to Lord Bhairava in this temple, as followed in Kasi Varanasi. Those lucky to have this Kala Bhairava puja on Shivratri day derive the benefit of performing Ashwameta Yaga.

Festivals :

  • Chithirai Tamil new year day
  • Vaikasi Visakam (May – June)
  • Nataraja Thirumanjanam
  • Thiru Karthigai
  • Margazhi (Dec – Jan)
  • Mahashivaratri (Feb – March)

Ticket price for rituals, darshanams & special sevas :

  • Astothiram – Rs 5
  • Mocha deepam – Rs 30
  • Malai Maturuthal – Rs 50
  • Ubaya Milk Abhishegam – Rs 5
  • Ubaya Abhishegam – Rs 100
  • 1 – Padi Neivedyam – Rs 20
  • Marriage Ticket – Rs 100
  • Video Coverage – Rs 250
  • Camera – Rs 50
  • Ubaya Parivadam – Rs 5

Nearest Temples Around Thiruvengadam Edaganatha swamy Temple :

  • Papanasam – Papanatha temple – 192 km
  • Tenkasi – Kasi Viswanatha temple – 159 km
  • Kadayam – Vilava Vananatha temple – 178 km
  • Cumbum/Kambam – Kambaraya & Kasi viswanatha temple – 105 km
  • Palani – Dandayuthapani temple – 101 km
  • Palani – Idumban temple – 100 km
  • Tiruchunai – Agastheeswarar temple – 65 km
  • Dindigul – Srinivasa perumal temple – 46 km
  • Dindigul – abhirami temple – 46 km
  • Srivilliputhur – Vaidyanathar temple – 79 km
  • Srivilliputhur – Nachyar /Andal temple – 78 km
  • Sathuragiri – Sundaramahalingam temple – 76 km
  • Uthamapalayam – Thirukalatheeswarar kovil – 95 km
  • Chinnamanur – Sivakami amman Udanuraipula Nandeeswarar temple – 89 km
  • Rameswaram – Ramalingeswara swamy 188 km
  • Sankara kovil – Sankaranarayan temple – 122 km
  • Tirunelveli – Nelliappar temple – 158 km
  • Madhurai – Meenakshi Amman temple – 19 km
  • Madhurai – Thiruparakundram Murugan temple – 21 km
  • Alagar Kovil – Kallalagar temple – 35 km
  • Pillayarpatti – Karpaga vinayagar temple – 90 km
  • Madhurai – Madanagopala temple – 19 km
  • Madhurai – Dandayuthapani temple – 19 km
  • Kalugumalai – Murugan temple – 119 km
  • Tiruchendur – Subramanya swamy temple – 199 km
  • Srirangam – Ranganatha temple – 159 km
  • Tirupattur – Brahmapureeswarar temple – 181 km
  • Manapparai – Nallandavar temple – 111 km
  • Kumily – Mayala devi temple – 137 km
  • Peraiyur – Naganatha temple – 124 km

Nearest Bus Stations :

  • Sholavandan – 4 km
  • Vadipatti – 15 km
  • Madhurai(Muttuthavani) – 23 km
  • Thirumangalam – 27 km

Nearest Railwaystations :

  • Sholavandan – 5 km
  • Madhurai – 18 km
  • Samayanallur – 8 km
  • Karuppatti – 8 km
  • Vadipatti – 16 km

Nearest Airports :

  • Madhurai – 37 km
  • Coimbatore – 191 km
  • Chennai – 457 km
  • cochin – 236 km
  • Trivendram – 278 km

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