INSCRIPTIPON

1.No.211 of 1911.( Tamil )On the north wall of the central shrine in Tirunageswaram Sri Naganatha Swami temple a damaged record in the sixth year of the chola king Parakesarivarman alias Rajendra chola (1) provides forfor a gold jewel worked in gems and pearls from the accumulated income of aland evidently presented by Adigal Achan , one of the junior elephant Mahants ( llalya kunjiramallar) in the army of udaiyar Sri Rajendra Choladeva commanded by solamuvendavelar to the temple of Tirunageswaram udaiyar at Tiruvinnagar Tirunageswaram in Tiraimur nadu , a subdivision of uyyakkondar Valanadu ( Tiruvinnagar is named after the local God Vishnu or Uppiliyappan. The great Gopala Desika , the founder of the Munitraya cult of Sri Vaishnavism is said to be an avatar of this God )

2. No.218 of 1911. ( Tamil )On the South Wall of the same shrine A record in the fourteenth year of the chola king Rajaraja Rajakkesarivarman i records sale of 11/2 velis of land to the same temple by the assemble of madanamangalam, a brahmadeya in thirunarayur nadu. Thiruvinnagar Thirunageswaram is stated tohave been a devadana in Tiraimurnadu.
                                         Prof. ATHREYA RAMASESHAN

 



 
 
 

 

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