Thirukkurugur


Kshetram Azhwar-Tirunagari.
Perumal (Lord) *Aadinathan, Asdipiran* – Polindu Nindrapiran Posture: Standing Thirumugamandalam:East
Thayar(Lakshmi) *Aadinathavalli, Kurugoorvalli*
Pushkarni Brahma Theertham, Tamarabharani River.
Sthala Vruksha Tamarind tree.
Vimanam Govinda Vimanam
Pratyaksham Brahma, Madhurakavi Azhwar, Nammazhwar.
Mangalasasan Nammazhwar (11) Total – 11 pasurams
Vishesh Swayambhoo Kshetram. The Feet of the Lord is believed to be buried underground. Avathara Sthala of Nammazhwar. The divine Sthalavriksham under which Azhwar stayed in for 18 years in the care of Aadipiran (lord) can be seen even to his day. It is believed that Lakshmana has taken the form of tamarind tree here. There is a Sannidhi for Gyanapiran (Varaha Avatar). This Kshetra is one of Azhwar Nava (Nine) Tirupatis nearby. The Garudaseva during Vaikasi (May-Jun) Vishaka is very famous with Mangalashasan of the Lord by Nammazhwar in Hamsa Vahana and Madurakavi Azhwar. Indra who was cursed for not looking after his parents properly, prayed here and obtained Vimochan, so says sthalapurana. The Arayar seva as in Srirangam is performed here.
Route About 25 kms from Tirunelveli and about 1.5 kms from Azhwar Tirunagari station.
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