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Maanturai Amravaneswarar Temple- Trichy ,Tamil Nadu(276 Shiva Sthalangal)

Maanturai Amravaneswarar Temple, is a temple dedicated to the Hindu Shiva deity, located in Manturai, a village in the outskirts of Trichy, in Tamil Nadu, South Indian state.

  • Moolavar : Aamra Vaneswarar
  • Amman / Thayar : Balambikai
  • Thala Virutcham : Mango
  • Theertham : Cauvery
  • Agamam / Pooja : Kameekam
  • Old year : 1000-2000 years old
  • Historical Name : Aamravanam
  • Location : Mandurai,  Thiruchirapalli,Tamil Nadu.

During the 11th century the temple was widely enlarged by Chola rulers. The temple contains three tiered gateway tower and one tank. Since Shiva conferred a mango on a deer, this place is called Manthurai.

Presiding Deity is named as Azhagammai / Balambal is named Maanturaiappar / Mrugandeeswarar / Suthrathaneswarar / Aathirathneswarar / Amravaneswarar and Mother.

It is one of the 275 Paadal Petra Sthalams where, during the 7th-8th century, the three most venerated Nayanmars (Saivite Saints), Appar and Thirugnana Sambandar glorified the temple with their verses.

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