The magnificient temple of Tyagaraja (and Vanmikanathar) at Tiruvarur is a standing monument to the patronage of the
arts by the Chola emperors.
is an ancient temple enshrining Tyagaraja, and
Tiruvaimurnathar - closely associated with Tirunavukkarasar.
located near Tiruvarur enshrining Sundareswarar and Tyagarajar is also known as Tirukkolili.
another of the saptavitanka stalams enshrining Kannayiranathar and Tyagarajar is
also known as Tirukkaaraayil, or Tirukkaaravaasal.
The ancient temple here enshrining Vedaranyeswarar
is closely associated with the nayanmars Appar and Sambandar.
The town of Nagappattinam is home to the Tyagaraja temple also known as Naagaikkaaronam or Neelayadakshi Koyil.
another of the Saptavitanka Stalams enshrining Darbaranyeswarar
is known more for its shrine to Saneeswaran or planet Saturn.