Thiruvellarai


KshetramVedagiri Kshetram.
Perumal (Lord)*Pundarikakshan* Posture: Standing Thirumugamandalam: East
Thayar(Lakshmi)Moolavar – Senbagavalli, Pangayaselvi Uthsavar: Pankajavalli.
PushkarniDivya, Gandha & Ksheera Pushkarnis; kusha, chakra, pushkala, padma, varaha, Manikarnika theerthams all inside the temple compund.
VimanamVimalakruti Vimanam.
PratyakshamPeria Tiruvadi(Garuda), Sibi, Bhoodevi, Markandeya, Lakshmi and Brahma – Rudradi Devas.
MangalasasanPeriazhwar(11), Tirumangai Azhwar (13) Total – 24 pasurams.
VisheshThere are two entrances to the temple viz. Uttarayana Vasal (Entrance) and Dakshinayana vasal used during respective periods – Thai to Aani (Jan – July) and Aavani to Margazhi (July to jan). There is one more entrance namely the Naazhi kettan vasal signifying the entrance used by the Lord when he came late and was questioned by Thayar. One could have darshan of Sridevi, Bhoodevi, Surya , Chandra, Aadisesha in Prakruta sharira serving the Lord. Avathara Sthala of the Acaryas – Uyyakondar and Engallazhwan.This place helped bhagwat Ramanuja in propagation of Srivaishnavism.
RouteAbout 20 km from Trichy on the road to Turaiyur.