Thirupper Nagar


Perumal (Lord) *Appakudatthan, Appala Ranganathan* Posture: Bujanga Sayanam Thirumugamandalam: East. The Lord is seen blessing Upamanyamuni and is also holding a Appa kudam (pot with sweets).
Thayar(Lakshmi) Indira Devi, Kamalavalli.
Pushkarni Indra Theertham and kollidam river.
Vimanam Indra Vimanam.
Pratyaksham Upamanyu, Parasara
Mangalasasan Thirumazhisai Azhwar(19), Nammazhwar(11), Periazhwar(2), Tirumangai Azhwar (19) Total – 33 pasurams.
Vishesh It is beleived that Nammazhwar attained Moksha at this place as his last compositions was about this place and Lord. The Lord is offered appam (a sweet meat) prasadam daily during Aravanai (Sayanam). The temple is situated on a small hillock.
Route About 5 kms from Anbil across the Kollidam river. About 10 kms from Lalgudi and about 23 kms from Trichy by road. Can be approached from Kumbakonam via Tiruvaiyaru, Tirukkattupalli, Anicut road. Tirupper Nagar is an old name and the place is commonly known as Koviladi ( as the bus stops at the foot of the temple).
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