Vanakkam Erode


Erode at a Glance

Airport :
The nearest airport is in Coimbatore. Its about 89 km from Erode.

Rail :
Erode can be reached by rail from all important cities. Erode Junction is located in the prime rail route from kerala state.The next immediate stations are located at Salem, Tiruppur and Karur.

Road :
Main Road Highways NH 47, NH 67
Erode at a Glance

Erode Features

Erode is well known for powerloom textile industries and cultivation of turmeric is important in agriculture. Turmeric is received, not only from Erode district, but also from the other parts of Tamil Nadu and adjoining district like Mysore in Karnataka State.

Kangeyam Bulls and Uthukuli butter are famous in Tamilnadu.


Place of Interest


LOCATION OF THE TEMPLE : Sri Sangameeswarar Temple is situated at a town called Bhavani in Erode. 15 km from Erode Railway Station.

HISTORY OF THE TEMPLE: Kuberan, Rama, Arjuna, Viswamitrar and Parasarar are said to have worshipped here. Legend goes that the remnants of the celestial nectar which came out of the milky ocean was buried here by Parasarar; who was protected from the demons by virtue of his devotion to Shiva; the remnants of the nectar turned into the Shivalingam.

DIVINESS OF THE TEMPLE: This Shivastalam in Kongu Naadu, is a shrine at the confluence of Bhavani, Kaveri & Amrutavahini (Mukkoodal). It is believed that no evil will befall those that visit here (Teemai nannaa oor hence Tirunanaa). Other Sanskrit names associated with this shrine are Dakshinaprayag, Dakshinabadri, Triveni Sangamam. This shrine is surrounded by the 5 hill shrines of this area such as Sankagiri, Tiruchengode, Padmagiri, Mangalagiri and Vedagiri. A shrine to Subramanyar is situated between the Shiva and Ambal shrines; there is also an image of Jwarahareswarar in this temple.

AUSPICIOUS DAYS: The annual Bhrammotsavam here is celebrated in the month of Aadi.

Arulmigu Sangameswarar Temple, Bhavani Kudal, Bhavani - 638 301, Ph : 04256 - 230192


Public Utility Services

AG Ambulance
Lotus Ambulance
Erode Blood Bank
Government Blood Bank

Please contact us at the following,

  • Address:

    Dhamu Complex, Near GH Roundana, Perundurai Road, Erode.
  • Tel:  (0424)