Archive for November, 2010

Sri Yohanarashimmar temple located in Thirukkadigai-Sholingur.It is pleasant to have a dharsan of  Sri Narashimmar. There are two hills. One for Sri Yoga Narashimmar and another one for Sri Anjaneyar. First hill has around 1000 steps and next one has around 400 steps.

How to reach from Chennai?

1. From Koyembedu (CMBT) take Vellore bus and get down at Walaja. From Walaja take bus to Sholingur. Totally by bus it would take 3hrs travel.

2.From Chennai Central Railway Station take Arakkonam train. From Arakkonam you can go to Sholingur.


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Sothuparai dam is located near Periyakulam. It is awesome to see the water flow in this dam. See the below images to realize.This beautiful place attracts many cine directors like bala for the films Pithamagan, Nan kadavul, Avan ivan.

How to reach from Chennai:

First go to Periyakulam, from Peiryakulam (Theni Dt) you can go to Sothuparai using Bus or you can hire an Auto. To go to Periyakulam there are many Buses (8 hrs travel) are available from Koyambedu (CMBT). Some of the notable travels are TAT travels, SRM Travels, JOY Travels. If you wish to go by train You can book upto Dindigul Junction, From Dindigul it is only 1.30 hrs travel to reach Periyakulam by bus.

Nearest Places:

Vaigai Dam, Suruli Falls, Kumbakarai Falls, Tekkadi, Kodaikanal, Munnar

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