This temple is the oldest temple in the city and predates Arunachaleshwar temple. This temple was built 2000 years ago. Turning off the Hill Round Road (Girivalam Road), going through the small village of Adi Annamalai, you come to the temple, with its tower visible from far away. The architecture of the temple is such that stories of different deities are illustrated in the form of images in the temple. Also there are many mini Lord Ganesha's statue in the temple.