Ayyanar Temple in Ambalavananendal is one of the few Grama Devatas saving the village. This Temple is located in the northern border of the village on the main road towards Avudayarkovil. This temple has four deities namely Vinayagar (located under Arasamaram), Ayyanar, Kali and Karuppar. Kuthirai Eduppu is an important festival for this temple and Kavadi and Palkudam for Subramanya Swamy Temple in the village will start from this temple only.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- For good farm yields
- For welfare of cattle
- For protection from evils
Daivi Hyesa Gunamayi Mama Maya Duratyaya Mameva Ye Prapadyante Mayametam Taranti Te
Meaning -According to this sloka, the heavenly maya of God is very complicated, but those who worship God will be able to overcome it.
Balam Balavatam Caham Kamaragavivarjitam Dharmaviruddho Bhutesu Kamo'smi Bharatarsabha
Meaning -According to this sloka, God is the isolated and aloof strength of the controlling and virtuous craving in men.
Ye Caiva Sattvika Bhava Rajasastamasasca Ye Matta Everti Tanviddhi Na Tvaham Tesu Temayi
Meaning -According to this sloka, though the only source of satva, rajas and tamas (good, obsessive and dark) elements is God, they are not present within the God or the deity.
Tribhirgunamayairbhavairebhih Sarvamidam Jagat Mohitam Nabhijanati Mamebhyah Paramavyayam
Meaning -According to this sloka, the entire world doesn't recognize the eternal God beyond them, because they are consumed by the elements of satva, rajas and tamas (good, obssessive and dark).
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