Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Sung in praise of by Thirugnanasambandar





A unique image of Shakti Dakshinamurti, who is usually worshipped alone, is on the left lap of Goddess Parvati here.



Important temple- The main deity was worshipped by Thirugnanasambandar in the seventh century.



Unique image- A rare image of Shakti Dakshinamurti is in worship.



Ancient name-Kallil was the original name of Thirukullam.



Source: The New Indian Express, 21 August 2019, Chennai.