The Ultimate Source of Information on Indian Temples

How to use this site
What is New
Featured Articles

Encyclopedia of Indian Temples

Indian Temple Architecture

Travel and Tourism (Maps)
Festivals and Fairs
Myths and Legends
Glossary of Terms

To advertise in this site or to get more information, please contact:

©1996 K. Kannikeswaran
All Rights Reserved.

This site is created and maintained by

Heritage Net Associates


Tradition Meets Technology

Hosted by Blueshift Inc.


The Templenet Encyclopedia
Temples of Tamilnadu

Home Page of

Avanashi Lingeswarar Temple at Avinashi near Coimbatore
(Paadal Petra Stalam)

Deities: Avanashi Lingeswarar (Shiva)

This is an ancient Shiva temple praised by the Saivite Saints. It has been patronized by the Cholas, Pandyas, Hoysalas and the Vijayanagar kings.Several stone carvings and inscriptions are found in this temple.

Access and Accomodation: Coimbatore


[Temples of Tamilnadu][The Templenet Encyclopedia - Index to States]

[How to use this site]Encyclopedia][Indian Temple Architecture][Travel and Tourism] [The Templenet [Festivals and Fairs][Myths and Legends] [Glossary of Terms]
The Templenet Homepage