It was known as Thiruchulliyal. It is 15 kms from Aruppukottai. It is additionally the Birthplace of Sri Ramana Maharishi the straightforward and most adored holy person of the twentieth century. The house in which this holy person was conceived transformed into a commemoration. Alternate religious fascination in this place is the sanctuary of Bhuminathasamy sanctuary.
Saivaite holy person Sundaramoorthy Nayanar had gone by this sanctuary and sung psalms in acclaim of the master. Another imperative sanctuary is Thirumeninathar Swamy sanctuary, worked in a region of 43500 sq ft, kept up for long time by the Rajas of Ramanathapuram. It houses Ashta Lingam and 10 theerthams in an around the holy place.