Koothanur Saraswathi Amman Temple, Poonthottam

This temple located near Mayiladuthurai, Tamilnadu is dedicated for Goddess Saraswathy which is unique. Devotees worship here to excel in their studies.The confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswathi occurs at this shrine and it is called Dakshina Thiruveni Sangamam.

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  • Cab

  • Sthalapuranam

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Koothanur Saraswathi Amman Temple
  • The origin of the word Koothanur was a village gifted by Raja Raja Chola II to the tamil poet Ottakkootthan, blessed by Goddess Saraswathi.
  • The temple has attained popularity by gaining the status of the only temple dedicated to Saraswathi. Devotees throng the place praying for their children’s education, liberation from previous births by taking a bath in the Triveni Sangamam.
Pooja Details

Pooja details in Koothanur Saraswathi Amman Temple

            On full moon nights, children are brought here and the word “Om” is written on their tongues, with a stick dipped in honey. It is believed that such children blossom into fine orators, poets and musicians.

  • Though one can worship Here on all days of the week, Wednesdays are specially chosen for excellence in education and knowledge. Devotees throng the temple on Vijaya Dasami Day with their children and begin their studies with a pooja at the feet of the Goddess .

Other Temples covered in this trip
  • Thirunaraiyur nambi temple in Natchiar kovil.
  • Oppiliappan temple in Thirunageshwaram.
  • Ragusthalam in Thirunageshwaram.
  • Pickup and Drop point is Kumbakonam or Mayiladuthurai. The trip would be customised based on requirements and all complete details would be provided before booking.
  • Transportation in AC Etios/Dzire cabs.
  • Toll charges and driver's allowance.
  • Upon booking confirmation, the sthalapuranam of temples mentioned in the itinerary will be sent through email.
  • Assistance regarding temple and pooja information will be provided on request
  • Package does not include food and hotel stay.
  • The pickup and drop point information will be provided to the customer before booking. It is customer's responsibility to reach the pickup point of the trip at specified time. On request basis, GoSthala will arrange pickup from customers place of choice at any applicable nominal charges.
  • All other expenses (temple entry ticket charges, parking charges, etc.) that are not specified in the package inclusions.
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  • Transportation provided will be as per itinerary only (not at disposal).
  • The package price is indicative and based on seasonal demands the price is subject to change and will be informed prior booking.
  • The price mentioned here is only for 200 kms per day and 13 hours per day.10 Rs per km will be charged extra if it exceeds 200kms and 120 Rs per hour will be charged extra if it exceeds 13 hours.
  • The package does not include guide services where not mentioned. Guide services can be availed from us at an additional cost.
  • Payment method as follows: 25% payment on confirmation; 50% payment before starting the trip; Balance payment before end of the trip.
  • 15% of package cost will be charged as penalty on canceling, 31 or more days before departure.
  • 35% of package cost will be charged as penalty on cancellation between 22 to 30 days before departure.
  • 50% of package cost will be charged as penalty on cancellation between 15 to 21 days before departure.
  • 100% of package cost will be charged as penalty on cancelling, 15 days before departure.
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