Srinivasa Perumal and Alamelmangai Thaayar are the presiding deities at this temple. This is believed to be an ancient temple and has been around for more than 1000 years and was built by Chola Rajas. Utsavar is so captivating that people call him Kan Niraindha Perumal (கண் நிறைந்த பெருமாள்). He is also called as Kalyana Venkatesar . Those desirous of Marriage and Putra Bhagyam are blessed by this Perumal. Utsavar is also called Veda Narayanan because that village name Periyamarai, marai means Vedam. Thirukarthigai Deepam was grandly celebrated at this temple on November 26th 2015. In the evening, Karthigai Deepam was lit in all the sannadhis and witnessed the burning of Sokkapanai followed by Purappadu.
The following are the photos taken during the occasion:
Courtesy: Periyamarai Srinivasa Seva Samithi