The legend says that Lord Brahma, the god of creation was so proud and arrogant about His endless lifespan. The sage Romesa wanted to break the arrogance of Lord Brahma.
The temple is built in a Dravidian style and it has three-tiered Rajagopuram
Kazheesirama Vinnagaram Nagapattinam
Thirumangai Azhwar Mangalasasana Utsavam and Garudasevai – January or February
Vaikasi Brahmmotsavam – May or June
07:30 am to 11:30 am and 04:30 pm to 08:00 pm
An extensive network of roads connects it to Chennai, Madurai, Tiruchirappalli, Pondicherry, Thanjavur and all other major cities. Nagapattinam is located at a distance of about 330kms from Chennai by Road.
Nagapattinam railway junction connects Thiruvarur in the west, Nagore in the north, Velankanni in the south and Karaikal in the east. There is a daily express train to Chennai via Mayiladuthurai and Ernakulam via Coimbatore and it connects all major cities.
The nearest Airport is Tiruchirapalli Airport, located 145 km away from the town.