The ancient hill temple enshrining Subramanyar
near Chingleput (Madurantakam) is said to have been visited by the saint poet
Arunagirinathar. It dates back at least to the 15th century. The town of Madhurantakam
is famous for its temple to Eri Katta Ramar.
The south facimng sanctum enshrines Shanmukhar with his
consorts Valli and Deivayanai. A towering rajagopuram
adorns the temple entrance here. There are also halls with carved pillars.
The Kartikai asterism in every month is considered sacred here. The annual festival is
celebratd in the month of Vaikasi.