Sri Kokilambigai Vudanurai Sri Thirukameswarar Temple Pondicherry



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At a distance of 750 m from Villianur Railway Station and 8 km from Pondicherry Bus Station, Sri Kokilambal Thirukameshwara Temple is an ancient temple located at Villianur in Pondicherry and is popularly known as Villianur Temple. This temple was constructed by a Chola king in the 12th century CE. According to the history, the king was suffering from leprosy and worshipped Lord Shiva in this temple and got cured. The King built a town in this place which was earlier a forest of Vilwa (Bel) trees and constructed the temple and named it Vilwanallur which gradually changed to Villianur.


Address : E Car St, Villianur, Puducherry 605110


Call : 0413 266 6396


Open : Timings: 6 AM - 12 PM and 4 PM - 9 PM

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