..... A Continuation post ( Sri Uthirakosamangai Temple)
11th January 2017.
On the second day also had been to Uthirakosamangai, to have the dharshan of Maragatha natarajar in Sandalwood paste decoration. Also I had the opportunity of worshiping lord Shiva from arthamandapam. Then tried to get a bus to Thirupullai. People said buses are available only from Ramanathapuram. There were very few people turned up for the dharshan.
Moolavar : Sri Adhi Jaganatha Perumal.
Thayar : Sri Padmasanithayar.
Some of the important features of this temple are....
Palipedam, Dwajasthambam and Garudalwar are at the front. In sanctum Yoga Narasimhar with Sridevi and Bhoodevi are in sitting posture with lower hands in abhaya abd vara hastham. In one of the koshtam Lakshmi narasimhar. On his right Thayar sannadhi and Thayar is in sitting posture.
On his left, Ramar is reclining posture on adhisheshan and tharbai grass, which is connected to the epic of Ramayan. In sanctum moolavar Ramar is with Seetha and Lakshmanar. In the front mandapam sannadhi for Santhana Gopalakrishnar.
In front of Tharbasayana Ramar Sannadhi, sannadhi for Pattabhisheka Ramar with Lakshmanar and Seetha. There is no separate sannadhi for Anjaneyar except urchavar. This is like a separate temple with Palipedam and Dwajasthambam.
The temple is under the control of Ramanthapuram samasthanam.
The temple will kept opened between 07.30 Hrs to 12.30 Hrs and 15.00 Hrs to 20.00 Hrs.
The temple office may be contacted on the land line number for further details. 254527
HOW TO REACH:
Busses are available from Ramanathapuram bus stand.
The route buses to Kilakarai passes through this temple and is about 10 KM from Ramanthapuram New bus stand.
... to be continued ( Devipattinam )
---OM SHIVAYA NAMA---