Saravana Poigai

Saravana Poigai – Thirupparankundram Temple, Madurai

Saravana Poigai is the temple tank of the hugely popular Thirupparamkundram Arulmigu Subramaniam Swamy Thirukovil in Thirupparandundram, that is located in the suburbs of the South Indian city of Madurai (about 8km from the city center), Tamil Nadu. The saravana poigai is located about 500m from the main entrance of the temple and is the place where devotees get their heads tonsured. It is believed that the poet Nakkeerar sang praises while standing in this pond