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Chakravageswarar Temple-Chakkarapalli, Thanjavur,,Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)

Chakravageswarar Temple is a Hindu temple located at Chakkarapalli in Papanasam Taluk in the Thanjavur district of Tamilnadu, dedicated to Lord Shiva.

  • Moolavar : Chakravakeswarar
  • Amman / Thayar : Devanayaki
  • Thala Virutcham : Vilwa
  • Theertham : River Cauveri and Kaka theertham
  • Old year : 1000-2000 years old
  • Historical Name : Ayyampettai
  • Location : Chakkarapalli,Thanjavur,Tamil Nadu.

The place is known as Ayyampettai in general terms among the population. This is explicitly named Thanjavur Ayyampettai, as there are many places under this name.

This temple is one of the 7 shrines connected with the Saptha Matrikas (Madhas / Mangais) in the Thanjavur-Papanasam (Kumbakonam) route around Ayyampettai / Pasupathi Koil town.

Mother Abhirami is affiliated with this Temple.The hymns of Thevaram, Tamil literature from the 7th century, embody the temple and are known as Paadal Petra Sthalam.


This is the 134th Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalam and the 17th sthalam in Chozha Nadu on the south side of the Cauvery River. In praise of Lord Shaiva of this temple, Tirugnanasambandar sang hymns.

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