Lord Mela Singa Perumal

     These temples are one among the 108 Divya Desam. These temples have been sanctified by Thirumangai Alwar and Boothath Alwar.

Name of the Deity Lord Mela Singa Perumal

Name of the Mother Goddess Sri Thanjai Nayagi


     Goddess Anandhavalli Amman temple is located on Vennar bank at a distance of 3 km from Thanjavur in Thanjavur-Kumbakonam main road.

Special feature

     Lord Thanjai Purisvarar is facing west and it is one of few such temples in Tamilnadu. Lord Kubera has worshipped in this temple. The temple history is narrated in Thanjapurimahamiyam.

Name of the Deity Lord Thanjai Puriswarar

Name of the Mother Sri Anandha Valliamman

Pooja kalams Four Kalams

Pooja timings 7-11 & 4-8

Sacred tree Vanni tree


     Brahmotsavam is conducted in the month of March-April

     Navarathiri Festival (September-October)

     Adi Pooram (in the month of thai)

     Arudra Darshan

     Pradosahm in every fortnight


Performed on 11-9-2000.