Navagraha temples near kumbakonam are a set of nine temples, each dedicated to one of the nine planetary deities. The presiding deity in most of the temples is Lord Shiva, along with a shrine dedicated to the particular planetary deity. The nine planets control each and every aspect of every human’s life and it has the power to change a human’s life in an instant.
It is believed that sometimes even our previous birth deeds haunt and trouble us in our current birth. This revolves around the nine planets or what we call as Navagrahas. The positions and alignment of these 9 planets during a person’s birth determines the potentialities and possibilities of a person. These nine planets has a great influence in a persons life. It is believed that one can get rid of their karmic baggage by Visiting these temples.
All these temples can be accessed from Kumbakonam.