It is 30km from Tirnelveli and 40km from Thoothukudi it is also located on the river Tamirabarni. Presiding deity is Kailasanathar Goddess Sivakamiammai. The first Navathirupathi temple is located here.
Morning Pooja Time : 6.00 A.M - 12.00 P.M
Evening Pooja Time : 4.00 P.M - 7.00 P.M
Mahasivarathri in February-March
Tiruvadhirai in December-January
Tirukarthikai in November-December
Gurupeyarchi days - new moon or full moon days are the festivals celebrated in the temple.