Arulmigu Aranganatha Swamy Temple, Karamadai

The temples of Tamilnadu bear a serene touch of significant specialty in them. Cradling the culture of the soil, the austerity with which it was preserved and the ethical and moral values of ancient era these temples are like mirrors bearing the reflections of ancient Tamilnadu. Rooted in the soil of the Kongu region are many such temples which are monuments of ancient Tamilnadu. Among these, enriched with the tri-fold blessings of sthalam, theertham and moorthy and the only vainav temple of the region is Arulmigu Aranganathar temple of Karamadai.karamadai ranganathar temple. With flowers of harmony like lotus, Jasmine and Lilly decorating the surroundings and little joyful streams showering its praises, located at the feet of the queen of hills, Nilgris with the still waters of river Bhavani flowing around, is this Temple of Majesty.karamadai. This region was the Arai nadu of Ancient Tamilnadu. As time passed it was called Karamadai denoting the presence of lush Karai trees in this locality and the numerous small streams (madai) in this region. The main deity of the temple is His Holiness Lord Suyambu Aranganatha Perumal with the presence of Her Holiness Mother Aranganayagi to his right and the poetess of Thirupavai, Her holiness Thayaar Andal Nachiyar to His Left.

Situated in the highway, 29 Km from the Manchester of Tamilnadu, Coimbatore and 7 Km from Mettupalayam is this monument of holiness. Spread across the lush green pastures of Karamadai is this temple which is the only Vainav temple in the entire Kongu region. Long ago, a cow which was let to graze among these Karai forest, was inspired by the presence of His Holiness Lord Aranganadhar on one of the bushes. From then it started milking of its own on that bush. The shepherd who found the cow returning with empty teats everyday became furious and was about to destroy the bush with his sickle. When suddenly, His Greatness Lord Aranganadhar blessed the vision of the shepherd by appearing before him and inspired him with his presence.

Pooja Timing

Pooja Details
Ko Pooja 05.45 A.M
Kaalasanthi Pooja 08.30 A.M
Annathanam 12.15 A.M
Utchi Kaala Thiruvaradhanam 12.30 P.M.
Raakaala Pooja 8.00 P.M
Thiruvaradhanam 8.30 P.M

Temple Opening Time

Morning :   05.00 AM To 01.30 P.M

Evening :   04.00 PM To 09.00 P.M

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