Sri Kuralappa Perumal Temple is located in the village of Thiruppathisaram, also called as Thiruvanparisaram, Kanyakumari District of Tamil Nadu and also revered as one of the 108 Divya Desam temples, dedicated to Lord Vishnu.
The exact date year about the construction of the temple was unknown. The major renovations of the temple were done by the King Kulashekhara, one of the twelve azhwar saints and Thirumalai Nayak, the most notable of the thirteen Madurai Nayak rulers in the 17th century.
Sri Kuralappa perumal Temple Thiruvanparisaram
The legend says that the two couples named Udaya Nangai and Kaarimaran, got married at Thiruvanparisaaram. Since they had no children, they visited Thirukurungudi temple, where Lord Nambi is the presiding deity, and prayed to Lord Nambi for child boon.