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Avinashi Lingeswarar Temple - Coimbatore

The historic Lingeswarar temple in Avinashi is in Tiruppur district, which was part of Coimbatore. It is located 40 Km away from Coimbatore on NH47 road and 15 km from Tiruppur. Lord Shiva is in the form of Lingam (Lingeswarar) is the main idol of this shrine and Shiva's consent Karunambikai and Kalabairavar are the other idols located near by sanctums.One of the ancient structures, this temple holds very rich history. It wasoriginally built by Sundrapandian of Kongu Pandian dynasty in the end of 12th century. Kongu Cholas built the present structure and Krishna Raja Udayar of Mysore renovated it during 17th century.The main tower (Raja Kopuram) damaged by lightning in 1860 and was newly built in 1980.Most famed Avinashi Ther (chariot) that said to be the second largest in South India is the biggest festival where flocks of devotees gather to pull it on the streets. Bhrammotsavam is another primary festival celebrated in the month of Chithirai, amidst numerous Lingeswarar worshippers. More

5.00 A.M - 1.00P.M & 4.00A.M -8.00P.M 5.30A.M -8.30A.M & 4.00P.M
Arulmigu Avinashilingeswarar Thirukoil ,
Avinashi - 641 654
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