From ancient times, guru who teaches good things to his students to prepare them for the world life has been placed third next to mother and father. In this world, people will not live without materialistic benefits and are ready to go wrong paths to achieve more money.To turn the people in the right direction which is made of truth, a guru is needed for everyone.
Several temples are special highlighting the importance of thursday and lord dhakshinamurthy as lord siva is worshipped specially in a temple called sista gurunatheswarar temple in a place called thiruthalur in cuddalore district.
Lord siva and dhashinamurthy are worshipped on thursdays for good education as devotees worship both of them by offering yellow clothes.
This temple is situated at a distance of 32 kms from cuddalore.One has to reach banrutti which is 24 kms away .From there one has to tarvel 8 kms further to reach this temple.