Palani is home to one of the most sacred shrines of the God Subrahmanyan, as worshipped in the Hindu cult of Koumaram. The Dhandayudhapani Temple dedicated to Lord Murugan, and regarded one of his Arupadai Veedu (Six Battle Camps), is situated here. The temple situated atop the Sivagiri is small but attracts a flood of devotees from all over the country.
The Kerala state road transport corporation is running a Super Fast bus from Cherthala to Palani via Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad and Pollachi. Devotees from the above mentioned area can make use of this bus, as it is very convenient and cheaper for public.
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