Prithyangara Devi Temple
Main Deity : Prithiyangara Devi.
Prominence of the Shrine : When we enter Kulumani Agraharam the temple Sri Annai welcomes us. Just behind Sri Valampuri Vinayagar (Ganesha), at the direct view of ‘Sri Jayamala Maha Prithiyangara Devi’ there are 25 holes. What is the meaning of the 25 holes? First 10 holes are representations of ten incarnations of Maha Vishnu. Yes. The sins committed in the ten avatars are relieved and made holy. Next 15 holes represents Patchams. Every month has two Patchams. Each Patcham has 15 days. Those who worship Ambal these fifteen days, will get the bounteous grace of Ambal like wealth, grain, intellect, noble mind, healthy body celebrated in the 16 virtues.
Temple History : Prithiyangras and Angress are two sages who created Matras for the Devi. That is why Goddess has kept her name as Prithiyangara based on these two sages. Prithiyangara Devi faces the north direction at this temple. On the other three directions of her, Sri Maha Lakshmi, Sri Jaya Mangala, Sri Vagdevi Idols are there. Usually there will be one hanuman idol in any temple but here there are two. Sri Panchamuga Hanuman (five face hanuman) and Sri Kubera Hanuman are the two hanumans are presented at this temple.
Temple Timings : 9.00 am to 1 noon and 6.00 pm to 8.00 pm.
Pooja Details : On the day new moon day Abhishekam to Ambal in the morning;
Evening Prithiyangara Yaga.
Nearest Town : Trichy.
Address : Sri Prithiyangara Devi Temple, Kulumani, Srirangam Taluk. Trichy DT.
Telephone Number :0431-2618878, 9362855556.
Hotels Near Prithyangara Devi Temple, Kulumani :
1. Mathura Hotel, (12 km from Temple)
No 1, Rockins Road, Tiruchirappalli Townhall,
Trichy - 620002, Opposite Central Bus Stand Contonment
Tel : +(91)-431-2414737, +(91)-9894558654.
2. Mayavaram Lodge, (12 km from Temple)
No 87, Vanapattarai Street, Tiruchirappalli Townhall,
Trichy - 620002, Teppakulam Post,
Tel : +(91)-431-2711400, 2704089
3. Femina Hotel, (13 km from Temple)
109, Williams Road, Tiruchirappalli 620001,
Hotel Area: Trichy Central Bus Stand / Railway Junction Area,
Tel : 0431 - 2414501.
4. Hotel Rockfort View, (13 km from Temple)
05, Odathurai Road | Chinthamani, Tiruchirappalli 620 002.
Mobile: +91 740 2713466.
Tel : +91 431-2713466.
5. Grand Gardenia, (16 km from Temple)
22-25 Mannarpuram Junction,Trichy-620020,
Mobile : +91 95856 44000.
Tel : +91 431 4045000.
Restaurants Near Prithyangara Devi Temple, Kulumani :
1. Ragunath Restaurant, (12.5 km from Temple)
College Road, Tiruchirappalli.
2. Parthasarathy vilas, (16 km from Temple)
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
Kondayam Pettai Agraharam, Thiruvanaikoil, Trichy 620005.