The life of the saint has been displayed here by paintings.It has been started during 1949 by respected Ramaswamy Adikal.The banks of the river are the site of a series of ceremonies and rituals, as pilgrims bath for good fortune, priests pray for childbirth ,and mourners scatter ashes.Pilgrims come here to purify themselves before offering further pooja at the temple. Entrance fee for Indians Adult Rs 5 Children Rs 3 Students Rs 2 Foreigners Rs.Full moon days and new moon days are pious days here.
The fine sculpures and bronzes of various periods are the attractive items of the Musuem. The 72m high 13-tiered gopuram was built in 1987 and dominates the landscape for miles around, while the remaining 20 gopurams were built between the 14th and 17th centuries.During 1950 , The Primary School for the Orphan and later upgraded as High School.Only boys who's having no parents are admitted Gurugulam Method is practised.Its a good hill range for trekking to enjoy nature and the animal life. Contact for Adventure Tourism and trekking in these hills from the District Forest Officer -Tiruchy Division. This temple is said to be constructed by the grand son of Karikal Chozhan.The kings are later named as Karuppannar and Veeraswamy and are worshipped in the temple . The stone sculptures of ten avathars of Lord Vishnu are here. All the Saturdays of Tamil month of puratasi (Sep-Oct ) are celebrated in a grand manner, during which time more number of pilgrims are visiting this temple . This forest area is cool and green with the added attraction of the small water falls and a stream.Hundreds of devotees are taking part in the Girivalam procession around the Perumalmalai hillock on all full-moon days. Puliancholai is a beautiful place for one day excursion.Ragavendra temple at Ragavendra Mutt lies at Srirangam .On the walls behind the idol are beautiful carvings depicting Vishnu and the serpent Adisesha chasing away rakshasas (demons) by spewing fire and poison. Anna Science Centre/Planetarium is located on Pudukkottai Road, near Airport. Ponnaniyaru dam is built across perumal malai and Chemmalai . Short Treks in the nearby hillock- Environment Camps - Nature Cure centers - Fishing (in season) - Forest Rest House available ( Food stuffs to carry) Wild Life: Snakes, Birds, Bears, Bats.Pachamalai is a green hill range, just 80 kms north of Tiruchirapalli via Thuraiyur. Pachamalai which spread with a few ranges a heaven of the tribal of this region, with unique culture and way of life. This mountain range has in itself different small regions like then Para Nadu, kombainadu, Athi nadu and vannadu. Hill Skills- Trekking, Wild Life and Environment Club. Programmes in Tamil and English versions are shown daily. Arulmigu Prasanna Venkatachalapathi temple lies at the top of Perumalmalai that lies 960 feet above ground level in pachaimalai hills, 3 km from Thuraiyur in Tiruchirappalli district.The dharga is the important holy place for muslims in Trichy. Lourdes Church : This church is located near to Rock-Fort Teppakulam.Church of our Lady of Lourdes is the replica of the Basillica of Lourdes, the world famous place of pilgrimage in Southern France.