Holy Name : Arulmigu Shenbagavalli Poovananathar Temple
God : Sri Poovananathar
Goddess : Sri Shenbagavalli
Location : Kovilpatti, Tuticorin District, Tamilnadu, India
History & Importance :
Sri Rama offered his worship in this temple.The name, Poovananathar was derived from the worship of two snake leaders Thungan and Padhuman. Goddess Shenbagavalli’s royal standing and promising posture adds more grace to the temple.Though Mother-goddess is in standing form, Alankaras (dressing) is done as if in a sitting form.The temple was built by King Shenbagan whose name the Goddess Shenbagavalli bears. Mother Shenbagavalli Ambal is 7 feet tall gracing Her devotees.
Thala Virutcham : Kala Tree
Benefits: Cures prolonged illness, Gives wedding option & children, aids for progress in business, helps for high farm yields. Provides health, wealth and prosperity.