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Sri Arasaleeswarar Temple - Arisili, Olindiyampattu, Villupuram, Tamil Nadu(276 Shiva Sthalangal)

Arasaleeswarar Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to the Shiva deity, situated in Olindiyampattu, a village in Villupuram district in Tamil Nadu, South Indian state. Shiva is worshipped as Arasaleeswarar, and the lingam represents her. Shown as Periyanaayagi is his consort Parvati.

  • Moolavar : Arasaleeswarar
  • Amman / Thayar : Perianayaki
  • Thala Virutcham : Arasu tree (Peepal tree)
  • Theertham : Vamana Theertham
  • Agamam / Pooja : Karanam, Kameekam
  • Old year : 1000-2000 years old
  • Historical Name : Arasili
  • Location: Ozhindhiampattu, Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu.

This is one of Thondai Nadu’s 276 Devara Padal Petra Shiva Sthalams, and 31st Shiva Sthalam.

The lingam of Lord Shiva in this temple is a (self-manifested) Swayambumurthi, and very small in number.

This temple has a tiny main tower (Rajagopuram) and a single passage. It is facing east and is believed to have been built by the Chalukyan kings.

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