Abhimukteeswarar Nemili

Abhimukteeswarar, Nemili

Saivite Temples, Thirukazhukundram Taluk


Abhimukteeswarar, facing east


Thirupurasundari, facing south

Other Deities

Sanctum niches – Vinayaka, Dakshinamurthy, Vishnu, Brahma, Shiva Durga. Ishtasidhdhi Vinayaka, Karpaga Vinayaka, Subramania, Chandikeswara

Abhimukteeswarar Nemili is a small and ancient temple. The east facing temple does not have a compound wall but is protected and regularly worshiped. The Vimaana seems to be a variation of the Gajaprashta Vimaana, but is much smaller and less grand.

Holy Water (Theertham) – No information

Sacred Tree (Sthala Vriksham) – No information


Abhimukteeswarar Nemili is an ancient temple with stone inscriptions in the base around the sanctum sanctorum. Mindless renovation in the recent times in the form of a concrete path has been built a few inches above it and has somewhat obscured the epigraphs.


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Abhimukteeswarar Nemili is located in Nemili Village which is 4.5 kilometers from Chingleput town on the road to Thirukazhukundram. Just before entering the village take a left and go through the housing colony to reach Abhimukteeswarar Nemili.

Stay and Food

None locally. Closest is Chingleput.

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