About Srivaikuntanathan Perumal Temple
One of the Nava Tirupathi temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu, this temple is located on the banks of the Thamirabarani River in Srivaikuntam. It is also one of the 108 ‘Divya Desams’ of Lord Vishnu. In this temple, Lord Vishnu is known as Vaikuntanathar and Mata Lakshmi as Vaikuntavalli. Srivaikuntanathan Perumal Temple is also one of the Navagrahas with Surya Dev as the deity.
Theft of the Four Vedas from Brahma Ji
Somakasura, a demon once defeated Lord Brahma and stole the four Vedas. This caused great distress and Lord Brahma prayed to Lord Vishnu on the banks of the Thamirabarani river and asked for help. Lord Vishnu appeared in the form of Vaikuntanathar, killed Somakasura, and recovered the Vedas. After that, He wished to stay here forever in that form.
Srivaikuntanathan Perumal Temple Temple Timings
07:00 AM to 12 Noon
05:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Srivaikuntanathan Perumal Temple Temple Pujas and Aartis
8:00 AM Kalasanthi
12 Noon Uchikalam
6:00 PM Sayarakshai
8:00 PM Ardha Jamam
(Each puja is of three steps – Alangaram, Nivedhanam, and Deepa Aradhanai )
How to reach Srivaikuntanathan Perumal Temple
Srivaikuntam railway station is 1.5 km from the temple.
Tirunelveli railway station is 28 km from the temple.
Both Trivandrum and Madurai airports are 167 km from the temple.
Nearby places to visit from Srivaikuntanathan Perumal Temple
Ramamoorthy Swamy Temple
Distances from Srivaikuntam
Tirunelveli – 22 km
Tiruchendur – 32 km
Kanyakumari – 102 km
Madurai – 175 km
Rameshwaram – 217 km
For more information visit, Srivaikuntanathan Perumal Temple
YatraDham.Org is the only portal where you find the best accommodation options that go well with your trip objectives