The Sambath Gowri Amman Nandhikeshwarar Shiva Temple is located in Thuriyur and is dedicated in Sambath Gowri Amman. The temple contains many life size beautifully carved stone structures. A Nagakanni Amman statue is enshrined within the temple. Near the temple there is a big irrigation tank with a dilapidated yet beautiful mandapam in the centre called the Maiya mandapam. The Sri Vedantha Mahadesigar temple is also situated here. The temple is abuzz with devotees during all festive days connected to God Shiva.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- To pray for job promotions
- To correct the bad effects of rahu - kethu
- To speed up delay in marriage
Sarva Mangala Maangalye Sive Sarvaardha Saadhike, Saranye Tryambake Gauri Naarayani Namosthuthe
Meaning -We offer you our salutations, Oh auspicious Naraayani, who is the good of all good, who can achieve everything and can offer refuge, Oh three-eyed Gowri.
Saranaangatha Dheenaartha Parithraana Paraayane Sarvasyaarthi Hare Devi Naaraayani Namosthuthe
Meaning -We offer salutations to you, Oh Narayani, who has the infinite power of creating, preserving and destroying. You are the basis and epitome of the 3 gunas.
Sarvaroope Sarvese Sarvasakthi Samanvithe, Bhayebhyastrahi No Devi Durge Devi Namosthuthe
Meaning -I offer my salutations to you mother Durga, who is present in all beings and has all power, save us from all our wrongdoings O mother of the universe.
Yaa Devi Sarva Bhooteshu Shakthi Roopena Samsthita Namastasyai Namastasyai Namastasyai Namo Namaha
Meaning -Salutations to the Goddess who resides as Shakti in all beings.
Poojas are conducted six times a day here.