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Vaacheeswarar Temple - Thirupachur,Thiruvallur,Tamil Nadu. (276 Shiva Sthalangal)

Thirupachur temple is about 3 kms away from Thiruvallur on the Thiruvallur to Arakkonam road. The place is also named Than-kathalipuram after Goddess Thangathali ‘s name. Other historical names of this place are Mayapuri, Abhayapuram, Cholapuram and Manickapuri.

  • Moolavar : Vaseeswarar
  • Urchavar : Somaskandar
  • Amman / Thayar : Thangathali
  • Thala Virutcham : Bamboo
  • Theertham : Soma, Mangala Theertham.
  • Agamam / Pooja : Kameekam
  • Old year : 1000-2000 years old
  • Location : Tirupasur,Tiruvallur, Tamil Nadu

There are shrines and idols of Sorna Kali, Lords Vinayagar, Mahavishnu, Natarajar, Dakshinamurthy, Annamalaiyar, Murugan with his consorts, Lord Brahma, Durgai, Nalvar, Navagraham, Somaskandhar and Sabtha Kannigaikal besides the shrines of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathy.

The special aspect of this temple is that the shrines of all the family of Lord Shiva are in a straight line. The shrine of Goddess Than-kathali is on the right side of Lord Shiva and the shrines of Lord Vinayaka and Lord Murugan with his consorts can be seen in between.

Devotees pray for conjugal union with the Goddess Than-kathali. Often, devotees pray that their marriage proposals overcome barriers.

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