Arulmigu Sankaranarayanaswamy Temple Sankarankovil

Sankarankoil temple front view
Arulmigu Sankaranarayanaswamy Temple
Decription Name
God Lord Sankaralinga Swamy & Lord Sankaranarayana Swamy
Goddess Sri Gomathy Ambikai (@) Auvidiamman
Spot Virutche Punnai Vanam
Theertham Nagasunai
Ahaman Kamiga agamam

Temple opening time

From 5.00 A.M to 1.00 Noon
From 4.00 P.M to 9.00 P.M

Pooja Timings

Pooja for 7 kala poojas are performed

Pooja Timings
Poojas Timing
Thiruvananthal 6.00 A.M
Vila Pooja 6.30 A.M
Sirukala Sandhi 8.30 A.M
Kala Sandhi 10.30 A.M
Utchi Kalam 12.30 P.M
Sayaratchai 5.30 P.M
Arthasamam 9.00 P.M


Festival Days
Chithrai Pramochavam Festivals 10 days
Aadi Thabasu Festivals 15 days
Kandasasti Festivals 7 days
Navarathri Festivals 9 days
Thirukkalyana Festival 11 days
Karthigai Theepa Festival 3 days
Thiruvembaavai Festival 10 days

Transport facilities

It is actually on the main route from Rajapalayam to Tirunelveli.Hence frequent bus services are in abundance.It is nearly 30 Kilometers away from Rajapalayam,which is in the North,while Tirunelveli is situated at a distance of 55 kilometers in the South.Kovilpatti, a leading marketing centre is at a distance of 40 Kilometers in the East.It is also linked by the Railway line, as it lies enroute from senkottai to Madurai and Chennai Railway time.

Contact Address

Deputy Commissioner/Executive Officer,
Arulmigu Sankaranarayanaswamy Temple,
Sankarankovil – 627 756.
Sankarankovil Taluk, Tirunelveli District.
Telephone Number : 04636 – 222265 (Office)