WELCOME TO ARULMIGU VISWESWARASWAMY VISALATCHI AMMAN SUBRAMANYASWAMY TEMPLE
Lord Visweswarar is known so because he taught sage Agastya about some magical medicine. Since then the Visuweshwarar temple has been a place of worship for people with diseases and various problems with their health.It is said that even The Sage Valmiki, who wrote The Ramayana, came here to The Visuweshwarar temple to worship The Lord.
The lingam for which Lord Hanuman performed pooja, that cured the curse of Lord Indra, the Lingam for which Saint Bharadwaja performed pooja are present here. .
Markandeyar performed a penance and prayed to lord Shiva here, Lord Brahma is believed to have conducted a festival here for lord Shiva.There is a story that Vishnu worshipped Shiva with his family here to get a son ,but he forgot to worshipp parvati devi who cursed his son to die at once after birth .Vishnu apologised and she took away the curse.