Navagraha Pilgrimage tour is a search of spiritual and shrine. Navagraha means 09 Planets and each planet resembles a God. The temples are located in different sectors of Tamil Nadu. Thirunallar, Saneeswara (Saturn) Bhagavan temple located in Karaikal and rest of the temples are located in Tamil Nadu.
Pondicherry – Navagraha Temple – Pondicherry
Pondicherry Morning at 05.00AM
TERMS & CONDITIONS:
Passengers are requested to carry a Photo Identity Card at the time of Check in hotel.
Visit the spiritual places of Navagraha Temple:
Tour start at 05.00 AM in Pondicherry, Today Visit 05 Navagraha temples.
1). Chandran temple:
This temple dedicated to the Moon or Thingal in Tamil and Chandran is the planet that removes stress and sorrow.
2). Guru temple, Alangudi:
The temple God Guru or Jupiter where lord Dakshninamurthy is held in great reverence. The shrine attracts large number of devotees when Jupiter transits between zodiac signs. Parvati, the consort of Lord Shiva, is said to have been reborn on the banks of the Amrita Pushkarni within the temple precincts before being reunited with Shiva. Also Known as God of Education & fine arts, supreme intelligence.
3). Rahu temple, Thirunageswaram:
He is a legend has that mythological serpents Adiseshan, Dakshan and Kaarkotakan worshipped Shiva here. Legend also has it that king Nala worshipped Shiva as inThirunallar. The belief is that worship with milk in Rahukalam , will clear blockages of Job, Marriage, Business & Career growth.
4). Suryanar/Sun temple:
This Temple builds by King Kulothunga Chola in the year 1100 AD. The Sun God Surya gives the health, Success & Prosperity.
5). Kanchanoor Sukran temple:
This temple is dedicated to Shukran or Venus. This shrine is also referred to as Palaasavanam, Brahmapurai and Agnisthalam. Brahma is said to have had a vision here of Shiva’s wedding with Parvati. Men visit to pray for the wellbeing of their wives. After the temple visit check in hotel. Overnight stay in Thirunallar
Breakfast at hotel and check out hotel after Saneeswaran temple visit, today visit the rest of the 04 temples.
6). Saneeswarar temple:
This is the only temple that is dedicated to Lord Sani or Saturn. When the planet Saturn transits between this shrines. The legendary king Nala is said to have been relieved of his affictions. Which were due to the malefic influence of Saturn after worship in this temple. Of the numerous tank (Theertams), the Nala theertham is the most important one. By bathing here, it is believed that one is relived off all kinds of misfortune and affections.
7) Kethu temple, Keezhaperumpallam :
This is an ancient Shiva temple and legend has it that Kethu, the other planetary node of the nine celestial bodies worshipped Shiva here. Rahu and Kethu are associated with the legend of the serpent that helped Lord Shive churn the milky ocean. There is a shrine dedicated to Kethu in this temple.
8) Budhan or Mercury temple:
It is said that the oldest part of the temple is more than 2000 years old. Dedicated to Budhan or Mercury this temple in Thiruvenkadu. Bhudhan is said to bestow wisdom and intellect.
9). Vaitheeswaran, Sevvai or Mars temple:
There is a special shrine dedicated to Ankarakan or Chevaai. The belief is that if prayers are offered valor, victory and strength to the person. Upon entering the Siddharmrita tank. The water is said to have curative properties for various skin ailments. There is also a widespread belief that a visit here would remove obstacles that delay marriage. After the pilgrimage tour, you will be dropped at Pondicherry.
Tour end with Navagraha God’s Blessings