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Sri Aravindha Lochana Perumal Temple is also called as ‘Erattai Tirupathi Temples‘ are the two temples which are located at ‘Thiruttholai Villimangalam‘,Enroute of Tiruchendur – Tirunelveli in Tamilnadu,dedicated to Lord Vishnu and also one of the 108 Divya Desam Temples.


The two temples near Tentiruperai are known as Irattai (twin) Tirupathis. This is one of the Divya Desas. The temple is situated in a thick forest. There are not many houses here. Sage Nammalwar had sung 11 Pasurams on the glory of this place. It is advised that devotees go to the temple after ascertaining the time of the presence of the priest of the temple. This is attributed to Shadow Planets Rahu and Ketu.

how can you reach this temple
By Surface Transport

Srivaikuntam is also well connected by road with Tirunelveli, Tiruchendur and Thoothukudi and all other major cities.

Srivaikuntam railway station is situated on the Tirunelveli-Tiruchendur line. All passenger trains from Tirunelveli stop at this station. The temple is about 1.5 miles from the railway station.

By Air

The nearest airport is Thoothukudi.


Aravindha Lochana Perumal Temple Thoothukudi

Temple Legend

Tiru Thulai Villi Mangalam Erattai Tirupathi), where the pair of scales and a bow was transformed into a young woman named Thulai and a man called Villi and where Perumal is worshipped in two forms in two neighbouring temples.

Extra Information

Nearby Temple

Sri Vaikuntanatha Temple

Thiru Varagunamangai Temple

Thiruppulingudi Kaaisinavendhan Temple

Perungulam Sri Mayakoothar Temple

Timings and Events

6.00 a.m. to 12.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.


Garuda Sevai utsavam – May or June

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