Timings - Opening & Closing:
Monday - Friday: 5.30 AM - 9.30 PM ,
Saturday: 5.30 AM - 9.30 PM ,
Sunday: 5.30 AM - 9.30 PM ,
Public Holidays: 5.30 AM - 9.30 PM
This temple is one of the most important temples located in the Arunachala Hills of Thiruvannamalai. The temple dedicated to one of the several forms of Lord Shiva that is Arunachaleswarar, is considered one of the holy elements or Panchabhoota. The other four temples located here are Kalahasti (wind), Tiruvanaikka (water), Kanchipuram (Earth) and Chidambaram (Space).
The temple consists of pillars decorated with ancient scriptures and images that of the ancient era. The inscriptions on the walls are mostly of the ancient rules and history of the place. Major festivals celebrated here include the Krithika Deepam, which is a light festival celebrated in the month of Krithika and Thiruvoodal festival.
Timing: Morning to Evening
Admission Fees: Free