Thiruneermalai Town Panchayat

Town Profile

  1. Thiruneermalai Town Panchayat Located 56.00 K.M distance from Chengalpat District.
  2. Nearest Railway Station Name : Pallavaram & Chromepet , This Railway Station Located 4.00 k.m Distance from thiruneermalai
  3. Nearest Airport Located in : Meenabakkam
  4. Bus Route Details : : Pallavaram 55A, Chromepet-S94 & Tambaram-J66 & S95
  1. Sri Aranganathan Perumal Temple - Ward No : 16 - Street Name - Theradi Street, Thiruneermalai
  2. mosque - Ward No : 1 - Street Name - Sarawathipuram 1st street
  3. Sri Vinayakar koil street - Ward No : 1 - Street Name - Sarswathipuram Main Road
  4. Muthumariamman Koil - Ward No : 2 - Street Name - Kumarasamy street
  5. Rama Anchanyar - Ward No : 4 - Street Name - Ranganathasamy 1st street
  6. Pillayar koil - Ward No : 8 - Street Name - Pillayar Koil street
  7. Mukalathaman koil - Ward No : 9 - Street Name - Kulakarai street
  8. Dhandumariamman koil - Ward No : 6 - Street Name - Dhandumariamman koil street
  9. mosque - Ward No : 11 - Street Name - Selliamman Nagar
  10. Vinayakar koil street - Ward No : 11 - Street Name - TNHB Colony
  11. Churche - Ward No : 11 - Street Name - TNHB Colony
  12. Durgaiamman koil - Ward No : 12 - Street Name - Durga Nagar main Road
  13. Churche - Ward No : 12 - Street Name - TNHB Colony Durga nagar 2nd street
  14. Pillayar koil street - Ward No : 12 - Street Name - Pillayar koil street
  15. Bavani Amman koil street - Ward No : 12 - Street Name - Bhavani Amman Koil street
  16. Uyyaliamman koil street - Ward No : 13 - Street Name - Uyalliamman Koil street
  17. Churche - Ward No : 14 - Street Name - Sivaraj street Extn
  18. Bairavar koil street - Ward No : 15 - Street Name - Thiruneermalai Main road
  19. Bangaramman koil - Ward No : 15 - Street Name - South Mada street
  20. Kangaiamman koil - Ward No : 16 - Street Name - North Mada street
  21. Bajanai Koil street - Ward No : 17 - Street Name - Bajanai Koil street
  22. Vembuli Amman koil street - Ward No : 18 - Street Name - Vembuli Koil street
Festival Name How many Days Celebrated Which Month Celebrated No of Peoples ParticipatedNotified/Non Notified
Panguni Uchavam Thiruther 10MAR20000NON-NOTIFIED
Chithirai Ther 10MAY30000NON-NOTIFIED
Vaigunda Ekadesi1DEC15000NON-NOTIFIED
Nearest City Name Direction Distance from Town Panchayat
PallavaramEast5.00 K.m
KundarathurWest6.00 K.m
PammalNorth4.00 K.m
TambaramSouth0.00 K.m

                                                                                                                    Kancheepuram Diastrict

                                                                                                            Thiruneermalai Town Panchayat

                                                                                                                                Town Profile


        Thiruneermalai is a Town Panchayat in Kancheepuram district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Thiruneermalai Town Panchayat constituted in the year of 1899. The Town is coming under the administrative territory of Kancheepuram District. The Town extends over an area of 4.80, Located in 18th Wards in town Panchayat, 2011 Census of Population 30658.   The Town is situated along 24 KM South West of the Chennai CityIt is a hill, and the temple on that hill, outside the Indian city of Chennai. It is chiefly known for its extensive use in filming, and also for being the most favoured temple for eloping couples to get married.


  Thiruneermali is one of the important Town Panchayat in Kancheepuram District and is very famous for the presents of a number of Sree Aranganatha .             (300 Feet height). Temple architecture found at  Thiruneermalai.

 Among the various temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu, there are 108 temples which are designated to be DIVYA DESAMS.  These are actually the places worshipped and sung by Ahlwars, the saintly poets who immersed themselves in the divine ocean of Lord Vishnu.  Their whole life was devoted to the  the 12 Alwars had


Thus, 106 temples have been addressed by the Tamil Alwars, who were pillars of the Sri Vaishnava tradition that was to evolve in Tamilnadu. The contrast in the nature of these temples is stunning, given the diversity in the Indian subcontinent. Even a virtual visit  to these 106 shrines across the nation, is quite an experience, and is illustrative of this contrast, given the difference in the nature of temples in the various regions such as the Kaveri basin,  Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, the Tirunelveli region, the Gangetic plains and the Himalayas.   

 It is said that once Thirumangai Alwar came here to get the Dharshan of the Perumal. At that time, the mountain was fully s urrounded by water and he waited for six months to worship the Perumal. After all the water drained, he went up the mountain and worshipped the Perumal. The place where Thirumangai Alwar stayed is called as \"Thiru Mangai Alwarpuram\".


In this temple, muni Valmiki worshipped Eari Kidantha (aranganathan), Iruntha (Narasimar), Nandantha (Thiruvikraman) Kola seva of the Perunmal. After worshipping all the e sevas, he came down from the mountain to worship lord Rama, Knowing this lord Vishnu gae darshan as Sri Ramar and Lakshmi Piratti as Seetha and Aadisesha as lakshman and Sangu and chakram as Baratha Chatrukanan, Lorad Vigneshwar as Sugreev and Garudan as Hanuman.



         The Neervannar is found in found in Nindra (standing) thirukkolam facin his Thirumugham towards East direction.  He is also named as Neelamugil Vannan. Prathyakasham (seva) for Thondaimann, Brighu Munivar and Maarkandeyar. Lord Ranganathar is  found In Kidantha (Iying) position facing his thurumugham towards wouth direction and the Sayana kolam is referred to as “Manicka Sayanam”. He is lyin on the Aadhiseshan under Ranga Vimaanam.


         Satuarday are special, Vaikunda ekadasi and Masi maham are other famous festivals celebrated in this temple.


Transport Facilities

Thiruneermalai is 4 kms from Chennai Pallavaram. Buses are available from Pallavarm, Chromepet and Tambaram bus stand. Also one can reach Thiruneermalai by electric train from Chennai Beach to Pallavaram and Chromepet  and continue by bus. Nearest Railway station is Pallavaram and Chromepet  and Nearest Airport  Chennai Meenambakkam.


The nearest airport is in Chennai at Meenambakkam.