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Korukkai Veeratteswarar Temple

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Korukkai Veeratteswarar Temple

Korukkai Veeratteswarar Temple is a Hindu temple located at Korukkai in Nagapattinam district of Tamil Nadu, India. The historical name of the place is Tirukurukkai. The presiding deity is Shiva. He is called as Veeratteswarar . His consort is known as Gnanambikai.

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Significance

It is one of the shrines of the 275 Paadal Petra Sthalams - Shiva Sthalams glorified in the early medieval Tevaram poems by Tamil Saivite Nayanar Tirunavukkarasar.

Literary Mention

Tirunavukkarasar describes the feature of the deity as:

References

Korukkai Veeratteswarar Temple Wikipedia


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