Story of Two Rich Nayanars

Ruling over the hilly regions of Sethi, Meiporul Nayanar was invincible in battle. Alongside, he was adept in the Agamas or (shaivite scriptures).

Story of Kannappa Nayanar

In South India, there was a tribal leader named Nagan. His son Thinnan, at the age of 16 itself, had mastered all weaponry.

Pastimes of Sundaramurthy Nayanar

Sundaramoorthy Nayanar visited many pilgrimages and blessed the common people. On reaching Adigai Veerattanam, he refused to place his foot on the land.

Lord Shiva becomes a messenger for Sundarar

The lord went in the disguise of a Brahmin and knocked Paravayar’s door. But, due to her extreme rage, Paravayar failed to recognize the lord and shunned his proposal.

Sundarar saves villagers from famine

Once a severe drought struck the Nagapattinam District, where Sundarar stayed. It was district calamity. Hence, it also affected Sundarar’s hometown Tiruvarur.

Sundarar sings Thevaram for Lord Shiva

There are various incidents that show Lord Shiva’s liking for Sundarar’s music. The innocent lord also came up with many pranks to force him into singing.

Story of Sundaramoorthy Nayanar

Sundaramoorthy Nayanar was a Tamil devotee who flourished in the 8th century. He travelled extensively and spread the name of Lord Shiva.