Arthanareeswarar temple Tiruchengode


Tiruchengode is 35 km from Namakkal. It is one of the seven Sivasthalams in Kongunadu. The Arthanareeswarar Temple is located on a hill. The presiding deity is depicted as half-male and half-female, vertically to represent Shiva and Parvati worshipped as one form. It is considered one of the oldest temples in this region.
Tiruchegode is the olden Poondurainadu in Kongunadu. Tiruchengode olden name is Thirukodimadachengondurur.

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  • Arthanareeswarar Temple
  • Arthanareeswarar Temple - Inside
  • Arthanareeswarar Temple - side view

How to Reach:

By Air

The nearest airport is Salem Airport [at] 50 Km Coimbatore International airport is [at] 130 km

By Train

Nearest Railway Junction is Erode which is 25 Km from Tiruchengode by road. Namakkal Railway Station is 30 Km from Tiruchengode by road.

By Road

Tiruchengode is well connected by road from Namakkal , Erode and Salem.