The famous Hindu
Temple known as “Arunachaleswarar is one of the biggest
temple in South situated at the foot of the hill on eastern side.
The extent of the temple is 10.4 hectares.
Every month on full moon day lakhs of people used to circumulate
the Holy hill having a distance of 14 km. During the month of
November / December the famous Karthigai Deepam festival is being
celebrated roughly 10 lakhs of people from all over the country
used to visit this town to see “Maha Deepam” being
lighted at the top the Holy hill.