Thirupparankuntram

Thirupparankuntram is one of the six famous temples dedicated to the god Muruga. It is a cave temple. Here Muruga was wedded to Devayanai, daughter of Indra, after annihilating Surapadman. In the temple there are separate shrines dedicated to Siva, Ganapati, Durgai, Vishnu and other deities. At the entrance to the temple there are 48 pillars with artistic carvings.