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

Printed Date: Monday, December 6, 2021

Vishnu temple in ancient Chola village

 

 

 

 

 

 

The deity at this Vishnu temple is more than six-feet tall, and the mantapa in front of the central shrine has images of Azhvars and Acharyas

 

 

 

 

 

Main deity – Pesumperumal is also worshipped as Varadaraja Perumal

 

 

Codes of worship – The rituals are conducted according to the Vaikhanasa Agama.

 

 

 

Original name – Koozhamandal was originally called Vikramachola Puram.

 

 

 

Source: The New Indian Express, 27 November 2019, Chennai.