Papanasam Falls, otherwise called Agasthiyar Falls is a dazzling waterfall situated close to the town of Papanasam in Tirunelveli area of Tamilnadu. Situated in the Western Ghats, Papanasam Falls is a noticeable traveler goal in Tamil Nadu and is typically frequented by aficionados of the Papanasanathar Temple
. Agasthiyar Temple is arranged close to the falls. As per legend, amid the wedding service of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, every one of the Gods and Goddesses from Heaven had gone to Mount Kailash.
On the request of Lord Shiva, Agasthiyar came to Papanasam to adjust the world. After the wedding, Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati appeared to Agasthiyar Muni, who is pondering at Papanasam. Consistently his godlike object is conveyed out as a parade to the Papanasanathar Temple to witness the marriage commemoration of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.