Banukoteeswarar Valayamadevi

Banukoteeswarar, Valayamadevi

Saivite Temples, Cuddalore District


Banukoteeswarar, facing east


Balambigai, facing south

Other Deities

Vinayaka, Muruga with consorts, Dwaraganapathi, Muruga, Sokkanadar, Saneeswara, Naalvar, Navagraha

Banukoteeswarar Valayamadevi is a small east facing temple with a compound wall and entrance from the south. A gate leads to a large Temple tank in the front. There were a few ancient idols lying outside. The Nandi looks beautiful and the Lingam here is big.

Holy Water (Theertham) – No information

Sacred Tree (Sthala Vriksham) – No information


Banukoteeswarar Valayamadevi is an ancient temple. Historical information is not available as of now.


No information


Banukoteeswarar Valayamadevi is about 21 kilometers east of Vridhachalam on the Sethiathope road. The temple is inside the village and the place is actually called Keezh Valayamadevi. There is also a large Perumal Temple in the main road.

Stay and Food

None locally except tea and snack shops. Vridhachalam or Chidambaram is the closest option for stay and food.

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