Unique Murti in
The murti worshipped at
is made of wood.
Therefore she is also known as Marachilai Amman. Thiruverkadu Karumariamman
There is also an eternal burning lamp in the temple. This lamp is surrounded by murtis of Ganesha, Muruga and Surya.
The temple is nearly a 1000 year old.
There are separate shrines dedicated Ganesha, Navgrahas, Muruga and his consorts Valli and Deivayani, Srinivasa and Padmavathi, Dakshinamurty, Angala Parameswari, Uchishta Ganapati, Gayatri Devi, Mahalakshmi, Rajarajeswari, Savitri, Mother Durga and Sage Agastya.
Important rituals and festivals in the temple are held in Aadi month, Aipassi month and in Puratassi month.
The temple is open from 5:00 AM in the morning to 9:00 PM. The time is extended during festivals and special rituals.