About Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple
Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple in Perungulam is one of the Nava Tirupathi temples on the Tirunelveli – Tiruchendur route dedicated to Lord Vishnu (Perumal). It is also a Divya Desam and Navagraha Temple with Shani (Saturn) as its deity. The temple is also known as Sri Mayakoothar Perumal Temple. Lord Vishnu is also known as Venkatavanan. Bhudevi and Sridevi are known as Alamelu Mangai and Kulandaivalli thayar.
Vedasara and Kumudavalli
Vedasara was a devout Brahmin. He and his wife Kumadavalli were ardent devotees of Lord Vishnu. They lived on the banks of the Thamirabarani river. One day Kumadavalli was abducted by Amasura, a demon. Vedasara prayed in earnest to Perumal Swamy for protection. Lord Vishnu went to the place where the demon lived and killed him. After killing him Lord Vishnu danced on the demon’s head and got the name Mayakoothar.
Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple Timings
7:00 AM to 12 Noon
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple Pujas and Aartis
07.30 AM Vishwaroopam Pooja
10.30 AM Kabala Shanthi Pooja
12.00 AM Uchi Kala Pooja
04.30 P.M Sayarachai Pooja
07.30 P.M Thiruvisagam Pooja
(Annadaan is provided for devotees at 12:15 PM every day.
Nearby places to visit from Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple Timings
Valasai Bird Sanctuary
How to reach Perungulam
Srivaikuntam railway station is12 km from the temple.
Tiruchendur railway station is 24 km from the temple.
Madurai airport is about 158 km from the temple.
Distances from Perungulam
Tirunelveli – 33 km
Tiruchendur – 25 km
Kanyakumari – 112 km
Madurai – 166 km
Rameshwaram – 208 km