kottaiyur

pandhaadunaayagi sametha kodeeswarar temple , kottaiyur

an ancient temple north of kumbakonam along the banks of cauvery where shiva gave darshan to badrayogi rishi who was looking to visit 1 crore shiva lingams and said that that one lingam is equivalent to 1 crore ( 10 million ) lingams hence earning the name kodeeswarar. kodi in tamir means a crore in english/hindi.

 

 

 

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