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Thiruvalangadu is a village, situated near Thiruvallur and Arakonam. It has famous Sri Vataaranyeswarar Temple that is very ancient temple which has big history. Amman name is Sri Vandarkulali Amman. That temple is one of the 5 sabhas where lord siva is performing his holy dance. This is Rathina sabha which is first among 5 sabha. All the festivals related Lord siva is being celebrated well here but the notable one is Aarudra darshanam.

Speciality of the Temple: Here the Lord Saneeswara’s son Manthi worshipped Lord Shiva that is called Mantheeswarar. You can get the blessings of Lord Mantheeswarar to get rid of from the bad effects due to horoscope.  Special poojas are being condcted at every saturday.  This is very holy temple, you can feel the blessings in this very peaceful temple.

How to reach from Chennai: By Train-From central catch a train to Arakonam and get down at Thiruvalangadu railway station. From that station you can get a share auto to reach the temple (4kms travel). By Bus – From Tambaram/Avadi catch a bus to Thiruvallur, From Thiruvallur you can get a bus directly to Thiruvalangadu or catch Arakonam bus which goes via Thiruvalangadu.

Facilities: Only small hotels are available since it is a village. It is better to bring the booja things from you home town or from Thiruvallur.

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