Baladhandayuthapani temple - Kumaramalai
Lord muruga provides relief in many ways as in a place called kumaramalai, during a ritual called valaikappu for pregnant women, married women offer bangles to lord murugan's "vel" for easy delivery of children.
People mainly affected by paralysis pray to lord muruga for remedy.People affected by paralysis, take bath in pond down the hill, offer milk abhisegam and archanai for getting relief.People observe fasting during shasti tithi for getting relief from marriage problems.
A pond called angu sunai theertham is on the hill and water is taken from this pond for abhisegam. This temple is situated near kumaramalai vilaku on pudukottai to karaiyur at a distance of 12 kms.From kumaramalai vilaku one has to travel further 1 km to reach the base of the temple hill.