The Thindivaneswarar Temple is located in Tindivanam and is dedicated to God Thindrivaneshwarar. The presiding deity of this temple is God Thindrivaneshwarar. The main shrine has a large Shivalingam. The inner prakaram around the God's shrine has a lot of painted murals with the Koshta vigrahas of Selva Ganapathy, Dakshinamurthy, Vishnu, Brahma, Durga and Chandikeshwarar. Dakshinamurthy and Durgai also have a separate small enclosure which has a grilled door that can be best viewed from the outer prakaram. There are murals of Prahaladha and the Surutupalli temple painted on the wall. The outer prakaram has Vinayaka, Murugan, Anjeneyar and Navagraha shrines. Maragadhavalli Ambal's shrine is also present. The Bhairavar and Suryan flank the inside entrance of the Gopuram. An old temple with a modern makeover with a new Anjeneyar shrine. Shiva Temple also called Periya Koil. The main deity is known as Shri Maragathambigai Sametha Thindrinishvarar Aalayam. This Temple built 1000years before 1010 A.D., The Temple built by Thiru. RajaRaja Chozhan[Eswaran in Tindivanam]
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Relief from diseases
- Purchase of vehicles
- Gain Knowledge
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.