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Sri Kokileswarar Temple - Thirukkozhambam,Thanjavur,Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)
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This is one of the 276 Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalams and 35th Shiva Sthalam on the southern bank of the Cauveri River in Chozha Nadu (Thenkarai).

  • Moolavar : Kokileswarar, Kozhamba Nathar
  • Amman / Thayar : Soundarya Nayaki
  • Thala Virutcham : Vilwa and Jasmine
  • Theertham : Brahmma Theertham
  • Old year : 500-1000 years old
  • Historical Name : Tirukozhambam
  • Location: Tiru Kozhambiam,Thanjavur,Tamil Nadu

The main tower of this East facing temple is not tiered. There is a beautiful sculpture in place of the Gopuram which depicts Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathy. The inner tower does have 3-thirds, however.

This temple contains no flag post (Dwajasthambam). There are 2 corridors to this shrine.

The last Ceremony of Consecration (Kumbabishekam) was held on 22.03.2000.

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