Haridwar is the entrance to the Himalayan pilgrimage shrines of Badrinath and Kedarnath. Haridwar is also the site of celebration of the Kumbha Mela, once in twelve years, when Jupiter transits to the zodiac sign of Aquarius.
A temple in south india is known for producing cosmic bliss which is equal to temples in haridwar.The temple is situated in a place called arithuvaramangalam in tiruvarur district of tamilnadu and called as pathaleswarar. This temple is said to be more than 1000 years old.
7 Vinayagar : Lord ganesh can be seen in 7 places in this temple.
Pathala Eswarar : People worship him for getting out from financial troubles.
People who have trouble in getting married worship lord siva and amirthavalli amman for getting married soon.People offer prayers by offering by offering special clothes to lord siva and amman, after the fulfillment of their wishes.
This temple is situated at a distance of 20 kms from kumbakonam on the way to ammapettai .