Dakshinamurthy is a form taken by lord siva for teaching purposes and thursday is the day of worship for lord dakshinamurthy.Jupiter is represented as dakshinamurthy as dakshinamurthy can be seen on 4 lions here.
Lord siva here is called as naganathar.Amman is called amirthanayagi.This temple is situated in a place called pamani in thiruvarur district of tamilnadu.This temple is said to be more than 1000 years old.
People worship aathisesan by lighting ghee lamps here as it is a remedy for nagadosham, ragu ketu dosha and kalasarpha dosha.
People who are belong to Mesham, kadagam, simmam, viruchigam, dhanusu and kumbam as their rasi or lagna worship simma dhakshinamurthy here for good life.
This temple is also a remedial place for saturn dosha, guru dosha and sevvai dosha. This temple is situated at a distance of 2 kms from mannarkudi.