This temple is located 18 km before Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu. The temple is situated on the southern bank of Kollidam River. The 7 tier Rajagopuram is facing west and the 5 tier tower is on the east. There are three prakaras in the temple.
Lord in the temple is a swayambumurthy. The rays of Sun fall on Lord on some days in Chithirai month-April-May.