Tiruppainjali, Gneelivaneshwarar Temple

Tiruppainjali, Gneelivaneshwarar Temple

Thirupainjali or Thirupaigneeli is about 20 Kms away from Trichy. The Neelivaneshwarar or Gneelivaneshwarar temple here is one of the Padal Petra Sthalams. The Shivalingam in this temple is a Swayambhu. The Presiding Deity is Gneelivaneshwarar and His Consort is Visalakshi, Neelnedungannayaki. The Sthala Vruksham here is Kalvazhai or Plantain tree. In tamil this variety [...]