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Varagunamangai Divya Desam

 

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Sri Varagunamangai Perumal

Graham: Chandran
 

Varagunamangai Divya desam is located about 2.5 kms east of Srivaikuntam Railway Station on the Tirunelveli - Tiruchendur line.There are no houses here and one has to make prior arrangements to visit the temple. It is well known as Nattham among the locals.

Temple timing: 8am-12noon and 1pm-6pm
Contact: Narasimha Bhattar @ 04630 256476

PERUMAL (Lord):      Varagunamangai Perumal 

THIRUKOLAM:         Veetriruntha Thirukolam (Sitting Posture)

THAYAR :                    Varagunavalli Thayar

PUSHKARNI:              Agni Teertham

VIMANAM:                 Vijayakoti Vimanam

STALA PURANA (History of Divya Desam):

A brahmin named Vedavit performed penance and invoked Lord Vishnu. Sri Manavala
Mamunigal has sung about this kshetram

MANGALASASANAM: Swami Manavala Mamunigal has composed mangalasanam on the divya desam.

Nammazhwar Pasuram:

                            puLikutik kitandhu varaguNa mangai
                            irundhuvai kundhaththuL ninRu,
                            theLindhaven chindhai akangazi yaathE
                            ennaiyaaL vaayenak karuLi,
                            naLindhachee rulakam moonRutan viyappa
                            naangaLkooth thaadinNin Raarppa,
                            paLingunNeer mukilin pavaLam pOl kanivaay
                            chivappanNee kaaNavaa raayE. (9.2.4)

 
 

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