per sthala purana, the vedas were protected in a pot made out of
the tough mud at this place during pralaya. On Thai(Jan/feb) Pushyam
day, the Lord is taken in Procession on temple car with five Thayars
(Sridevi, Bhoodevi, Neeladevi, Mahalakshmi & Saranayaki.). It
is believed that worshipping this Lord after a bath in sara pushkarni
removes all difficulties and curses. A Sannadhi for Rajagopalaswamy
is inside this temple.
Lord Sri Rama gives us a very special dharshan here. Along with
Devi Sita and Lakshmana, all Alwars and Sri Rama's kolam (ie) he
poses as he was found in forest for 14 years.
Mudikondan river flows on the west and Kudamuruti river in the south.
Lord Hanuman (Aanjaneya) blesses from the west end of the pushkarani
and Lord Vianayaka from the North eastern side.
Thaayaar - Saaranayagi ( Saara Naachiyaar).
Theertham - Saara Pushkarini.