About the Temple:The Sri Thiru Nageswarar is located in Thiruchendur and is a Swayambu Lingam. It is one of the Murugan temples that has been revered by Arunagirinathar’s Thiruppugazh. Murugan appears with a single face with four hands in a standing posture along with a peacock.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- To be relief from Sarpa dhosha
Kailaasarana Shiva Chandramouli Phaneendra Maathaa Mukutee Zalaalee Kaarunya Sindhu Bhava Dukha Haaree Thujaveena Shambho Maja Kona Taaree
Meaning -Oh Lord Shiva who is seated on Mount Kailash, where the moon decorates his forehead and the king of serpents crown his head, who is merciful and removes delusion, You alone can protect me. I surrender to thee.
Aum Trayambakam Yajaamahey Sugandhim Pusti Vardhanam Urvaarukamiva Bandhanaath Mrutyor Muksheeya Maamritaat
Meaning -We worship the fragrant Lord Shiva, who has 3 eyes and who cultivates all beings. May He free me from death, for immortality, as even a cucumber is separated from its bond with the vine.