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Patteeswarar Temple
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Pooja Cost : US$ 9.00 Leadtime : 7 Days
Location : Perur.
Main Deity : Patteeswarar.
Nearest Town : Coimbatore District : Coimbatore State : Tamil Nadu
The Garba graha of this temple was built by Karikala Chola in the early Christian era.It is a Shiva shrine with a Swayambumoorthy. The Sthalapuranam states that when the calf of Kamadhenu was playing in the forest of arasu trees its legs got plunged into a hard object from which blood gushed out. It was then discovered that the object was nothing but a sacred Siva Lingam. Later on a temple came to built over the Moolasthanam which attracted large concoure of people througout the land. The place became a Vaipu Sthalam in Saivalore. Since it was sung by Saint Appar and by Saint Sundarar in their Devaram. Located at 6 Kms from Coimbatore towards Siruvani
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