Pancha Lingam By going round the sanctum sanctorum we can see 5 lingams. A hole can be seen next to Pancha lingam at the northern side. It is believed that Devas are coming through this hole and perform pooja. AT THIRUCHENDUR" LORD MURUGAN" PERFORMING POOJA FOR SHIVA LINGAM
After soorasamharam Lord murugan started praying to Lord Shiva by performing shiva lingam worship to over come the dosham for killing the demon Soorapathman . Devargal who saw him was astonished by lord muruga's beauty and they called him MURUGA".When muruga heared their voice he thought that they are asking for help.As the cause of his srushiti was to save the deva's.Lord muruga suddenly turned around with the flower in his hand .Even now in the main deity we can see a flower in his hand.
MURUGA MURUGA MURUGA MURUGA MURUGA
Arumugar known as Shanmugha Perman is posing beautifully with 6 faces and 12 arms. Deivayani is at the left and Valli at the right side of Arumugar. Athmalingam is in the small niche at the left. A Lithic image of Lord Arumuga is carved beautifully on a stone pillar outside the prakaram.
"Chendur Muruganuku Arogara"