Chidambareswarar Kallidaikurichi

Chidambareswarar, Kallidaikurichi

Saivite Temples - Tirunelveli District


Chidambareswarar, facing east


Sivakami, facing south

Other Deities

Ganesha, Muruga, Dakshinamurthy

Chidambareswarar Kallidaikurichi is a very small east-facing temple situated on the south bank of a Canal of Tamiraparani which starts off at Ambasamudram and continues for a distance towards the east. Chidambareswarar Kallidaikurichi has 2 Prakarams and a small Mantapam at the entrance to the inner Prakaram. A Vinayaka idol is installed just outside under a Peepal Tree. An old idol of Lakshmi Varaha is also seen outside.

Holy Water (Theertham) – No information

Sacred Tree (Sthala Vriksham) – No information


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Chidambareswarar Kallidaikurichi is on the western side of Kallidaikurichi town and north of the Adhi Varaha Swamy temple. The roads near and outside the temple are very narrow.

Stay and Food

None locally except tea and snack shops. Closest is Ambasamudram or Tirunelveli.

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