is one of the Azhwar Nava Tirupathi. Kubera who lost the Nava Nidhis
(nine types of wealth) due to a curse of Parvati, prayed to the
Lord here. The Lord appeared and restored the wealth to Kubera.
At the request of Nava Nidhis, the Lord accepted the name Nikshepavvitthan
(Vyttha Manidhi). This place is also called the Adharma Pishunam
as Dharma( who resides here praying the Lord ) defeated Adharma.
The Lord is in Bhujanga sayanam with his head supported by his left
hand as if he is looking at us.This is the avatara sthalam of Madurakavi
azhwar.Swami Manavala Mamunigal has composed a mangalasasanam for
this kshetram.No facilities are available for staying here. Due
to a curse by Parvathi Kuberan lost his nava nidhis (Nine types
of wealth) Kuberan meditated on the lord and got blessed by the
perumal of this divya desam , who restored the navanidhis and so
the Lord become the Vaittha maa nidhi (Nikshepa Vitthan ) and Kuberan
obtained Saapa-vimochanam (was freed from the curse) . This sthalam
is also known as adharma pisunam since Dharmarajan(who lives here)
won in a battle with Adharmam here .Nammazhwar has described this
kshetram as the shining star on the forehead of the Southern direction
(Then-thisaith thilada manaiya thirukko loorrkke) in his 6 pasuram
of his aaram pathu.
Thaayaar - Kumudavalli, Kolurvalli.
Theertham - Kubera Theertham, Thamirabarani river.
|Nammalwar: 3293-3303, 3473
Total of 12 Paasurams.
||Kubera Theertham, Tambrabarani River
|| Gubera, Madura Kavi Azhwar
|Direction and Posture
||East-faced and Bhujanga Shyanam
The Kshetra is the Avathara Sthala of Madura
Kavi Azhwar. The Lord is in the posture of having risen His left
hand towards His right hand. The divine meaning of this posture
could be attributed to the Lord having donated all His wealth to
Gubera and reaching and searchinng towards it.
|Access to the temple
||About 2 to 4 Kms Near AzhwarthiruNagari.
The Moolavar of
this Sthalam is Vaitha Maanitha Perumal. Also called as "Nishopavitthan".
Moolavar in Kidantha kolam in Bujanga sayanam facing East direction.
Prathyaksham for Guberan and Madhurakavi Alwar.
|How to Get There.
This sthalam is situated in Tirunelveli district near Azhwar
Tirunagari. Two miles away from Azhwar Tirunagari. No lodging
facilities available. This sthalam is one of Nava Thirupathi.