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Arulmigu Abathsahyeswarar Temple, Alangudi

Divine Place :

      Alangudi is the divine place, where Lord Guru can be propitiated in the form of Sri Dakshinamurthy. This sacred shrine of Jupiter is renowned for its tri-glories, i.e. Moorthy (The Presiding Deity), sthalam (Place of divinity) and theertham (The Holy Water). Lakhs of people throng his place, particularly on the day of Jupiter’s transit to the next sign., to solicit Jupiter’s protection from afflictions. Lord Jupiter’s benign look (Drishti) can shower a lot of blessings from him. He is Deva guru. He is also known as Brihaspathi, due to his excellence in education and fine arts, possessing supreme intelligence.

About Alangudi :

      Alangudi is the holy abode of Jupiter and a divine place where one could propitiate Jupiter. Lord Shiva is manifested here in the form of Lord Guru. Sri Dakshinamurthy is to be worshipped as he is worshipped, as Guru Bhagwan here. Alangudi is renowned for its ‘triglories’ i.e Moorthy (The Presiding Deity), Sthalam (Place of divinity) and Theertham (The Holy Water).

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Arulmigu Abathsahyeswarar Temple


Guru peyarchi Latcharchanai Festival Invitation 29.10.2019  


Gurupeyarchi (Transgression of
Guru Baghavan from one sign of
Zodiac to another sign)

Guruvara Darshan on Masi Maham

1008 Conch Abisheka Festival

Full moon day in the month of
Chithirai (April-May)

Thai poosam in January-February

Panguni Uthiram in March-April

Car festival for Lord Dakshinamurthy