The holy event is being held after a gap of 14 years.
It attracts a large number of pilgrims from various parts of the country every day.
The temple was renovated for the consecration and Yagasala poojas commenced on February 3.
Soon after the consecration, a mega yagna-- 'Chandeeswara homam' began.
Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation and Puducherry Road Transport Corporation had made arrangements to run special buses from various places, officials said.
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