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Onakanthanthali Temple

This temple is in Panchupettai a part of Kanchipuram. This the 3rd Devaram Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalam in Thondai Nadu.

  • Moolavar : Ona Kantheswarar.
  • Amman / Thayar : Kamakshi.
  • Thala Virutcham : Vanni and Tamarind trees.
  • Theertham:Onakantha Theertham, Thaanthondri theertham.
  • Old year : 1000-2000 years old.
  • Historical Name : Ona Kanthan Dhali.
  • City : Ona Kanthan Dhali,Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu

On the east side with out Dwajasthambam there is a small three tier Rajagopuram with Rishabam and Balipedam. The Kalyanakola sculpture of Lord Shiva and Parvati lies on the back of the moolavar. The entrance to the moolavar sannadhi is narrow on both sides, with Stucco Dwarabalakas.
Dakshinamurthy, in Ona Kantheswarar sannadhi koshtam Vinayagar
Mahavishnu, Brahma and Durgai-Vishnu. There is no moorthangal at Koshta

Oneswarar is large in size and swayambu
Looks sweet with irregular surface of vibhuthi pattai alangaram.
Sri Valli Devasena in the outer prakaram Sannadhi for Vayiruthari Pillayar
Subramaniyar (Kumara Velan), Bhairavar, Sapta nagakannikaikal
Navagrahas, Suryan, Veerabhadra Agora, and Sandikeswarar. Naalvar is located inMandapam at the front.

There is another Shiva sannadhi also named Sri Jalandhareswarar
Worshiped by Jalandharan with Onakaanthan Interconnecting Door
Temple Thali. There are no images of Koshta in this temple, as well.


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