This Shivastalam is located in the vicinity of Keevalur
near Sikkal, Nagappattinam
and Tiruvarur, and is a Maadakkoyil, as in Sikkal.
Tiruttevur is considered to be the 85th in the series of Tevara
Stalams in the Chola kingdom located south of the river Kaveri.
Legend has it that Bhihaspati
the Guru of the Devas worshipped here, hence Devagurunathar and Devur. Gowtama Muni,
Indra, Kubera and Surya have worshipped here. This temple occupies an area of over an
Festivals: Five worship services are offered each day. The annual
festival is celebrated in the month of Vaikasi