Peace and Divine are possessions of Tiruvannamalai, known for Annamalaiyar Temple and its Ashrams, especially Ramana Maharshi and Seshadri Swamigal. Chola and Vijayanagara Art could be seen in the temple construction. Famous Tejalingam complex houses 100 temples.
Arunachaleswar Temple:Lord Shiva is worshiped in the form of Arunachaleswar. 66 m high Gopuram and Thousand Pillar Mandap is a good example of Vijayanagara architecture and highlights their patronization to the art and architecture. Karthiga Deepam festival (10 days) celebrated during the full Moon day of Nov – Dec.
Arihanthgiri Jain Math houses 16 m high sculpture of Neminatha.
Cuddalore is famous for its St. David Fort, built by the British. Lord Krishna temple is famous for its architecture.
How to Reach Tiruvannamalai: Nearest Airport is Chennai( 180 km ). Well connected by Road and Rail network.