Tirumullaivayil is one of the Shivastalams in the vicinity of Chennai, near Avadi. It is considered special to worship Kodiyidai Nayaki (Goddess Parvati) here, on full moon days. Ramalinga Adigalar refers to Lord Shiva here as 'Mullaivayil Vaazh Masilamaniye'. It is also said that the Linga (known as "Masilamaniswara" or "Akalanka Ratneswara") is a swayambhu and is being worshipped by Devas and other heavenly persons. It is supposed to be two thousand years old.
This temple with a "Gajaprishta Vimanam" common t... read more