Pandava Dhootha Perumal temple Legends
Legends dates back to Mahabharatha period, when Sri Krishna as an ambassador visited Kaurava Court to establish peace between Kauravas and Pandavas. Sri Krishna displayed His Viswaroopam (the magnificent form) when Kauravas tried to humiliate and kill Him. Even the blind King Dhrutharastra was able to see the divine form.
After hearing this story from the Sage Vaisampayana, King Janamejaya (The great Grandson of Arjuna) did penance here for Sri Krishna. Lord appeared in his divine form (Viswaroopam) and blessed Janamejaya at this temple. Sri Krishna at this temple called by Padagam.
Pandava Dhootha Perumal temple Timings
Morning Hours: 7:00 am - 11:00 am
Evening Hours: 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Best Days to worship Lord here: Wednesday, Saturday, Rohini Star days and On Ashtami days