Timings - Opening & Closing:
Monday - Friday: 7.30 AM - 8.00 PM ,
Saturday: 7.30 AM - 8.00 PM ,
Sunday: 7.30 AM - 8.00 PM ,
Public Holidays: 7.30 AM - 8.00 PM
Chathapurinathar Temple is situated at Tirukolakka, which is located a kilometre away to the west of Chidambaram. The main deity in this temple is Lord Chathapurinathar or Lord Shiva, along with Osai Kodutha Nayagi. Visited by thousands of tourists every year, this temple has received special mention in the pathigams of Appar, Sundarar and Sambandar.