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Tayumanavar Hill Temple at Tiruchirappalli
(Paadal Petra Stalam)

Deities: Tayumanavar - Matrubhooteswarar (Shiva)

Built on a hill, this two storeyd temple is an engineering marvel and is accessed enroute to the Ganesha temple in the Rockfort complex and is a masterpiece of construction with several intricacies. The presiding deity here is Shiva as Matrubhooteswarar. This temple has been sung by the ancient saint poets and is very much revered.

Access and Accomodation: Tiruchirappalli

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