Shri Pandava Thoothar Perumal (Rohini Nakshatra) | South India Tourism

Shri Pandava Thoothar Perumal

Shri Pandava Thoothar Perumal

Temple’s Peculiarity:

Rohini starrers seek association with learned scholars and are majestic in appearance. They are fond of touring. They are religious, follow rituals and love fine arts as music and dance. They are popular. Lord Sri Krishna graces sitting under the Badra Vimana (tower above the sanctum).

Mythology:

The legend has it that Krishna is the Pandavas special emissary to Duryodhana. After the thirteen years of Pandavas exile he asked him to give the share of land that belonged to Pandavas, but he refused to do so and planned to kill Krishna by inviting for a dinner. Krishna who knew about his dubious act revealed his gigantic form and set Duryodhana in aghast. After this Pandavas gained their share of land and that is why Krishna is named as Pandava Thoothar.

Specialty:

The lord here is in Vishwapadhayoga form where he touches his feet to the ground, hence revolving around this temple with all our body touching the ground will strengthen the muscles and nerves in the body.

Preferred Nakshatra:

Rohini starrers are believed to have bright future and great fortune if they visit this temple during Ashtami Rohini and Krishna Jayanthi festivals.

Temple Timings:

The temple is kept open from 5am - 12am.

Travel

This temple is situated at Thirupadagam near Kanchipuram at a distance of 3 km.

Bus:

There are buses from all important cities to Kanchipuram and a 10 mins travel from the bus stand will take you to the temple.

Train:

Kanchipuram railway station is at a few yards from the temple.

 

Airport:

Trichy international airport is the nearest one to this temple.

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