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.