If one has to live a long life, one has to be free from problems caused in day today life. One has to complete all the work related to children and family to sit and enjoy his last days. People who are completing 60 years do homam for their welfare of their later life.
A temple which is in kodumudi in erode district is so famous for ayul homam for longevity in old age.The name of the temple is magudeswarar temple.It is said to be more than 2000 years old. Vinayagar installed in this temple is under arasa maram and veppa maram together and people worship lord vinayaga by pouring water number of times relenvent to their age from kaveri river to get married and to get a child.The temple is situated at a distance of 47 kms from erode and 34 kms from karur.