Thiruchendoor has special significance in the Mythology of Lord Murukan, The very purpose of Lord Murukan’ s birth was to vanquish the Demon king Soora Padman. The battle between lor Murukan and Sooran is believed to have taken place in the sea shores of Chendoor. The Lord here is of dual nature, one, praying to Lord Shiva and the other, of a valorous commander of the celestial army. This Volume is first time visual documentation of the Sea shore temple with chapters devoted to the architecture, mythology, traditions and Festivals. This Visually stunning volume will, we hope appeal greatly to the Readers.