Ramagiri Temple Overview
Ramagiri village is situated in Andhrapradesh, about 95 kms northwest of Chennai, enroute to Puthur from Uthukkottai after crossing Suruttuppalli and Nagalapuram, on the right hand side.
This small yet beautiful temple is situated under a small hill amidst picturesque view.
The deity here is Sri Vaaleeswarar and Goddess Sri Maragadhambikai.
Lord Shiva has 5 faces; Isaanam, Thathpurusham, Vaamadhevam, Sathyojaatham and Agoram. There are 5 Shiva temples (called Pancha Brahma Sthalams) near Chennai, representing each of the 5 faces of the Lord. Out of 5, this temple represents the Isaana face of Lord Shiva.