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Arulmigu Iynthuveetuswamy Temple - Chettiyapathu - History


      In this temple there are 6 Moolavars situated in five sannithis and so it ia s called as Iynduveetu swamy.

       The six gods in the temple are Aathi Swamy, Periya Swamy, Vayanaperumal, Anandammal, PeriyaPiratti and Thirupuzhi Alwar. Of the six swamy only Periyaswamy sannidhi has Statue for him . This dosent have raja gopuram and Mandapams etc and pooja parctice followed here are of Region Centric. i.e specifc to people living in this area and is different from normal pooja practice.

       Aathiswamy is the oldest god in this temple.This god is consideres as Sudalaimadasamy amsam as udupu, vallayam, aathiare used for this god.

       The Specaility of the temple is lot and they are as follows.

Thirumani :

      The thirumani given at this temple is believe to cure any kind of disease.

Panividai :

      people who have prayed to do Panividai at this temple will usually grow up goat,aathi (pig) etc in their house and they will bring it to the temple and use them for food at this temple.

      Before starting to the temple, people will invite the aathi to the temple and aathiwill reach the temple automatically what ever may be the distance it is. If the goat or aathidoesnt reach the temple it means there is some flaw in the pooja of the diety.For this we should invite all our relations what ever may be the dsipute we have with them . below are the different panividais performed at this temple.