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SCN028 - Someshwar Temple, Kumbakonam (Chandran)
Deity : Someshwar (Kudanthai Karonam) / Sikkeshwarar
About : This is one of the 276 Paadal Petra Sthalams. The temple is one of the 12 important temples of Lord Shiva of Mahamaham.
Timing : 6 AM to 12 PM,...More
This temple ,dedicated to Lord Siva is situated adjacent to Sarangapani temple in Kumbakonam. Have been here several times ,still each time I visited , it was a different experience. Not much crowded , the temple is quite simple with the main lingam inside and...More
The temple of Siva is situated next to Sarangapani temple . Very nice Sivalingam and Amman temple here . Close to Adhikumbeswarar temple as well . Not much crowd comes here therefore it's nice place for meditation and sit quietly
Kumbakonam is a temple town and pilgrimage centre both for Shaivaites and Vaishnavaites. The number of temples to be visited and experienced depends on the availability of time and energy. All temples here are huge.Someswra Temple adjacent to Kumbeshwra Temple is no exception., it The...More
we visited the temple by 9-15hrs on sunday 4th june 2017 in the morning. the only priest even after seeing us and a few others locked the temple and gone. We could have the darshan of main deity as the door was more than 50...More
We had visited this temple dedicated to Lord Shiva during our sightseeing in Kumbakonam. We found this temple complex much smaller than Adi Kumbeshwar temple complex. There was no priest available in the main sanctum when we arrived in the morning maybe because it was...More
Not only one has a lot of ekantha to perform dhyana in this temple, it offers peaceful and divine experience. Enriched with exquisite artistry, vast space dotted with upalayas, Lord Shiva here gives His darshan as Lord Someshwara and Mata Parvathi as Soma Sundari Devi....More
Someshwara temple in Kumbakonam is a Shiva temple that is visited much less compared to the other temples. The temple had no crowd on a Saturday evening compared to packed crowds in nearby temples. Good ancient temple with Shiva linga.