Thirumazhapadi is situated on the bank of Kollidam river which is a branch of Cauvery River. Entire surroundings are filled with paddy and sugar cane fields. The famous Siva Temple is located in Thirumazhapadi. This Temple is called Sri Vaithiyanatha Samy Koil. It is one of the tourist places in Ariyalur. This temple is famous for its “Nandikesvarar thirukalyanam ” (March/April) which is conducted yearly. The people of thirumalapadi celebrate the festival grandly.