ⓘ Chettimedu is a small village in Sembanarkoil Taluk in the Nagapattinam District of Tamil Nadu State, India. This village comes under Pillaiperumanallur Panchay ..

                                     

ⓘ Chettimedu

Chettimedu is a small village in Sembanarkoil Taluk in the Nagapattinam District of Tamil Nadu State, India. This village comes under Pillaiperumanallur Panchayath. A famous temple town, Thirukkadaiyur, walkable from Chettimedu.

Thirukkadaiyur is a temple town on the East coast of Tamil Nadu, about 300 km South of Chennai and 15 km North of Madras. The original temple, Thirukkadaiyur Mayanam now called Thirumeignanam built around the 11th century BC, was destroyed by the sea and is now in ruins. Another temple on the same plan was built later and is now surrounded by people who pray for a long life.