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Sri Raghavendra Swami, Cuddalore

Bhuvanagiri is the birthplace of the saint of South India, Raghavendra Swami.The town is also close to the birthplace of Saint Ramalinga Adigalar (town Maruthur). The word Bhuvanagiri is a combination of two Tamilized-Sanskrit words – Bhuvanam (means World) and Giri (means Mountain or Unmovable). Hence, the name Bhuvanagiri can mean “the place (world) that […]

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Devanathaswamy temple, Cuddalore

Devanathaswamy temple (also called Thiruvanthipuram Kovil) in Thiruvanthipuram, a village in the outskirts of Cuddalore in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, is dedicated to the Hindu god Vishnu. Constructed in the Dravidian style of architecture, the temple is glorified in the Divya Prabandha, the early medieval Tamil canon of the Azhwar saints from […]

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Nataraja Temple, Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu

Nataraja Temple, Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu Date built: – Deity: – Architectural style: Dravidian architecture Major festivals – Locale: Chidambaram District:: Cuddalore Address: Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu 608001 Phone – Nataraja Temple, also referred to as the Chidambaram Nataraja temple or Thillai Nataraja temple  is a Hindu temple dedicated to Nataraja – Shiva as the lord of dance – in Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu, India.The temple has mythical roots and […]