The Andal Renga Mannar temple, Srivilliputhur has a calm and peaceful environment. It is one of the most popular tourist spots in Tamil Nadu.

This temple is very auspicious and there is a belief that all your wishes will come true, when you visit the temple. This is one of the reasons for its popularity.

Srivilliputhur is the birthplace of Andal. According to Hindu mythology, Andal, who was the divine daughter of Periyazhvar, considered herself to be the fiancée of Lord Krishna. She had completely surrendered herself to the Lord, and could not think of anyone else. Lord Krishna was pleased with her faith and love towards him, and so he asked her hand in marriage from Periyazhvar.

This was the place, where Andal made garlands for her Lord.

Her dedication and love was seen, as she regularly made beautiful garlands.

This is also the place, where the hymns of Thirppaval and the hymn of Nachiar Thirumozhi were written and gained popularity. These hymns were dedicated to Lord Renganatha.

The beautiful interiors of the temple

This temple is open for all. This is the place for worshipping the Lord and praising his glory. The loud bells of the temple will calm your soul. The regular hymns sung in the praise of the Lord will enchant you, making you sing along with the other devotees.

The colorful diyas and the big plate of aarti, adds to the beauty of the environment around you.

The fragrance of the incense sticks is entrancing and you will be completely spellbound in praising the Lord.

The temple opens at a specific time for the devotees. In the morning, the temple stays open from 6:30 am to 1 pm and then it reopens again in the evening at 4:00 pm to 9:00pm.


The place is well-connected by roads and railways. Travelling by road is the best option you have, as you will be able to take a trip in comfort with your loved ones. You can easily hire a cab or a car, but hiring a bus is recommended, especially if you are travelling in a big group of family and friends. Bus tickets online is also available.

You can also visit the bus terminal and bus tickets reservation can be easily done. One can also buy bus tickets from the nearest bus stop.

Travelling by bus is most enjoyable, as you can travel comfortably and enjoy the view around you, listening to music at the same time. The time spent with your loved ones is truly memorable.  Take the best advantage of the trip and make it an unforgettable vacation of your life.

This is the most auspicious place to visit with your family and friends. It is recommended that one should visit this place and take the blessings of the almighty Lord. This place will take your stress away and will give you inner peace.

Kattalagar Koil is located about 17 km from Srivilliputhur. This temple is located on a hill top and is a popular sightseeing spot.

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