Meenakshisundareswarar Thinniyam

Meenakshisundareswarar Thinniyam

Saivite Temples, Thiruchirappalli District


Sundareswarar facing east


Meenakshi Amman facing south

Other Deities

Ganesha, Dakshinamurthy, Muruga with consorts

Meenakshisundareswarar Thinniyam is a small and well maintained east facing temple with entrance from the south.

Holy Water (Theertham) – No information

Sacred Tree (Sthala Vriksham) – No information


The age of Meenakshisundareswarar Thinniyam temple is not clear, but the fact that three temples here together (2 shiva, muruga and 1 perumal) gave the place its name Trinayam, which over time got polluted to Thinniyam, indicates the antiquity of this temple.


No information


Meenakshisundareswarar Thinniyam is about 3 kilometers north east of Anbil which is about 24 kilometers east of Srirengam on the north bank of the River Kollidam after Lalgudi.

Stay and Food

None locally. Closest is Srirengam and Thiruchirapalli. Satyamurthy Hotel in Lalgudi is fine for a food.

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