Keezhperumpallam Temple is Hindu Temple devoted to Kethu Bhagwan, one of the navagraha (nine planets). This temple is situated at Keezhperumpallam which is 64 km from Kumbakonam and 30 kms from Mayavaram. It is also well recognized as Vanagari. The major Deity is Naganathar and Soundarya Devi his consort. Kethu Bhagavan is made up of half asura's body and has a snake's head. Lord Shiva was worshipped here by Kethu to get free from his sins. Kethu Bhagavan is seen here with hands folded, devoting Naganathar.
The King ruling this area was a Lord Muruga follower. He was also in charge for the army connected with Rani Mangammal. He used to check out Kalahasthi frequently to praise Lord Shiva. As he grew older, he can't continue his regular journeys. Kindhearted Lord Shiva, to fulfill the hope of the devotee, granted darshan for him and stayed as Kalatheeswarar. This position came into being recognized as The Kalahasthi – Kalahasthi connected with South.There's a legends that, the particular devas as well as the asuras shake the Celestial Ocean (paarkadal) to obtain the Amrutham (Holy Nectar). Lord Vishnu chose to deliver it merely between the devas but not asuras because amrutham would help to make asuras more strong and the violence will increases. When Vishnu was giving out the Amrutham among the devas, on the command associated with Sukracharya, one of asuras, from the appearance of a deva drank the Amrutham. The Moon and The Sun recognized this particular and brought to the notice of Lord Vishnu's. The furious Vishnu utilized his discus (chakrayudham) to slash the asura directly into two parts and heaved them away. To become Rahu Bhagavan the head got joined with the snake's body. The body piece held expanding since it was the asura body which had drank the holy nectar. The snake's head joined with the remaining body and grew to become Kethu Bhagavan. They praised to Lord Shiva to eliminate their sins as well as wanted to be integrated as globes. Their particular want was approved by means of Him.However, Kethu and Rahu by no means forgave the Moon and the Sun. As a revenge they cause eclipses. Rahu is additional categorized as Parva and Nitya Rahu. Kethu causes the solar eclipse & Nitya Rahu keeps heaving causing the Moon to wax & diminish, whereas Parva Rahu causes lunar eclipse by swallowing the moon.
While Ketu lies in the awful planetary position this can lead to urinal diseases, rear bone and joint pain, issues with nails particularly in the base. There can be large amount of issues encountered on account of youngsters particularly son. This temple for Kethu Bhagawan is situated within Kizhaperumpallam around Poombukar within Nagai district, Tamil Nadu. A pilgrimage to this shrine aids within fixing distinct doshas along with other troubles like kala sharpa dosham, naga dosham, vivaha dosham (marriage), puthra dosham ,mental disorders, fears connected with robbery, bad habits, tense and leprosy issues, particularly risk through almost all dangerous lifestyle kinds.
The term Navagraha denotes the nine celestial bodies which are central to astrological calculations (and beliefs) (and not the nine planets as it is frequently erroneously translated). The Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn and the two shadow planets Rahu and Ketu constitute the Navagraha. In every horoscope, some planets are well placed and some are badly placed. Hence, we go through success and failures, happiness and sorrows in various aspects of life in different time slots in varying degrees. Certain planetary conflagrations give rise to strong negative effects called “Doshas”. The Navagraha Temples Puja eliminates the ill effect of these planetary movements.
The festivals celebrated in the temple are Chithirai Wedding festival between April-May, Aipasi Annabishekam between October-November, Shivrathri between February-March, Margazhi Arudra Darshan between December-January; and Tirukarthikai between November-December.