Thiru Kaaragam, is one of the 108 divya desam temples located in Kanchipuram. This temple is inside the Thiru Ooragam (Ulgalantha Perumal) temple. The legend at the back of this divya desam is that Kaar, black clouds. The clouds deliver the rain to the world. Since, Karunakara Perumal resembles as Kaar the blackclouds, Lord doesnt expect anything from his bhaktas but handiest pure bhakthi or devotion from them.
Moolavar is known as Sri karunakaran dealing with the south. Thaayar of the temple is Padmamani Nachiyar also called Ramamani Thayar. The temple is revered by the verses of Tirumangai Alvar. There are 3 different divya desams within the temple – they’re Thirukkarvaanam , Thiru Neeragam , Thiru Ooragam.
Thiru Kaaragam, is one of the 108 divya desam temples located in Kanchipuram. Sri Karunakara Perumal temple is in the Thiru Ooragam (Ulgalantha Perumal) temple.
As consistent with Hindu legend, sage Garga accomplished his penance at Sri Karunakara Perumal temple and obtained understanding. The vicinity hence derived its name Garagaham, which later became Kaaragam.
Without expectating any go back, the clouds supply the rain to the world. Since, Karunakara Perumal resembles as Kaar, the clouds, he doesnt expects anything from his bhaktas but he only the natural bhakthi from them.
Since, the Perumal is not expecting from something however handiest, the pure bhakthi and show Karunai (Courtesy), the Perumal is referred to as “Karunakara Perumal”.
Ithalam is the 52nd Divya Desam out of 108 Divya Desams. Throat country is the divine land.
The Divine Land is located inside the Universal Perumal Temple
The history of the temple is not well told, and it is believed that the sage was inspired by the penance of the sage Karka, through which he may have derived the name Thirukarakam. The idea that it may have been a large temple with large halls at that time is evident from the Mangalasana of Thirumangaiyalvar ‘Ulakamethum Karakathai’.
Perumal sits on the gola to catch the addiction umbrella.
Sometimes, the sky doesnt gives rain. It will take a look at the earth and eventually offers rain for the earth to flourish. Like the identical manner, despite understanding the troubles of bhaktas, he’ll test them whether they may continue their natural devotion to him. And after that, he will deliver all his benefits to them, thereby making them get out in their problems.