MADURAI KSHETHRA – Sri Alagar Temple

The Mahabharata says that this temple was visited by both Yudhisthira and Arjuna. It is said that Koorattalwar, the chief disciple of saint Ramanujan, regained his eyes by worshipping the deity here. Don’t miss the 2000 years old Sudarsana-Chakra in this temple.
The God Alagar comes to Madurai Vaigai Rivera goes to merit Manduga Rishi who was living us a frog,he comes in correct form that he prays God Vishnu being as Alagar.
Alagar starts his travel to merit Manduga Rishi and then goes Vandiyoor.Madurai people celebrate as one of the greatest celebrations on the coming path of Alagar .People happily welcomes and prays according to their ceremony. The temple also contain some beautiful carvings making a visit regarding.

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