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Veeranam Lake

Veeranam Lake, Tamil Nadu

Lake/ River/ Ponds

About Veeranam Lake

One of the water reservoir from where water is supplied to the Chennai city. this was built in  the tenth century during the time of great Cholas.



Attractions near Veeranam Lake

Ponneri Lake17.89km from Veeranam Lake

Ponneri lake is a huge lake located in the district of Ariyalur. This is the main source of water in this area. Here we can see so many birds and animals wandering here.

Thillai Nataraja Temple, Chidambaram18.5km from Veeranam Lake

A Hindu temple dedicated to Nataraja-Shiva, as the lord of dance. The temple has mythical roots and a Shiva shrine existed at the site when the town was known as Thillai.  the present temple was built in the 10 th century when Chidambaram was the capital of Chola dynasty

Mangrove Forest Pichavaram.28.65km from Veeranam Lake

Spread over 1,100  hectares and joins the Bay of Bengal, where it is separated by a lengthy sandbank.

Poompuhar Beach39.59km from Veeranam Lake

This is a natural and ancient beach located in Poompuhar. This beach and poompuhar city plays a significant role in the south Indian history.

Sri Abhirami Amirthakadeswarar Temple39.66km from Veeranam Lake

Sri Abhirami Amirthakadeswarar Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva in his manifestation as "Destroyer of Death" and his wife Parvati as Abhirami. It is located in Thirukkadaiyur (Thirukadavur), 21 km East of Mayiladuthurai, Tamil Nadu in India. This temple is associated with the legend of Shiva saving his young devotee, Markendeya from death, and the tale of a saint, Abirami Pattar a devotee of the presiding goddess.

Tirumeeyachur Mehanadhar Temple41.49km from Veeranam Lake

Sri Meganadha Swamy is a Hindu temple located at Thirumeeyachur in Tiruvarur district, Tamil Nadu, India. The presiding deity is Shiva. He is called as Meganathaswami. His consort is known as Lalithambika. It is one of the shrines of the 275 Paadal Petra Sthalams – Shiva Sthalams glorified in the early medieval Tevaram poems by Tamil Saivite Nayanar Tirugnanasambandar. Lord Siva is Swayambumurthy in the temple.

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Cuddalore district is famous for Its temples. It is believed that there was a seaport in ancient times.