by Admin On 02/07/2015 - 7:57 AM
A Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple is there. Every year Meenakshi thirukkalyaanam is celebrated in this temple and in Madurai Meenakshi temple. A special festival named ‘Kathir Aruppu Thiruvizha’(Harvest Festival) is celebrated there.
Meenakshi from Madurai Meenakshi temple visited Chinthamani and started agriculture there. This became the specialty of ‘Kathir Aruppu Thiruvizha’.
Other temples are Maha kaaliyamman temple, Patra kaaliyamman Temple, Irattai Vinayagar Temple, Maarkandeyan Temple, Rada-Krishnan Temple and Selva Maariyamman Temple.