Introduction to Thondai Naattu Thiruppathigal
In Thondai Nadu, there are 22 Divyadesams found and out of it 14 Divyadesams are found in Kanchipuram, which is the capital of Pallava Empire.
Out of these 14 Divyadesams in Kanchipuram, Thirukkalvanoor Divyadesam is found inside Kanchi Kamakshi Amman
temple and Thirunilathingal thundan is found inside Kanchi Ekambareswarar temple. These two
temples are said to "Saivism temple". By giving the seva in these temples, the Perumal Sriman
Narayanan explains the unity of Saivam and Vaishnavam.
Outside Kanchipuram is Thirupputkuzhi Divyadesam is found and near Chennai, Thiruvellikkeni and Thiruneermalai Divyadesams are found. Near Mahabalipuram, Thirukkadal Mallai and Thiruidavendhai Divyadesam are found.
Near Arakkonam, Thirukkadigai (Sholingar) and Thirunindraoor Divyadesam are found. Close to Arakkonam, Thiruevvul (Thiruvalloor) Divyadesam is situated.