A cluster of nine temples around Kumbakonam and Mayiladumthurai in Tamilnadu is referred to as the Navagraha temples -that bear the common thread of their association with the nine celestial bodies referred to in Indian astrological beliefs.
Route: 15 Km from Kumbakonam
2.Chandran (Moon) temple at Thingaloor (#T0024)
Route: Kumbakonam to Thinagaloor 30 Km
Route:17 Km from Kumbakonam
98th temple near to the river Kaveri.(127 temples are near to the river Kaveri). The ‘Abatsahayeswarar’ temple at Alangudi bears a shrine to Dakshinamurthy and is referred to as the Gurustalam.
4.Rahu ((North Lunar Node))temple at Thirunageswaram (#T0026)
Route: 6 Km from Kumbakonam
The Naganathar temple
5.Saneeswaran (Saturn) temple at Thirunallar (#T0027)
Route:Kumbakonam to Thirunallar 48 Km. 39 Km from Mayiladumthurai
6.Sukran (Venus) temple at Kanchanur (#T0028)
Route:3 Km from Sooryanarkoil
7.Chowa (Mars) temple at Vaitheeswarankoil (#T0029)
Route:13 Km from Mayiladumthurai.50 Km from Kumbakonam.
Pullirukku Velur or Vaitheeswarankoil near Mayiladuturai is an ancient Shiva temple bearing a shrine to Angarakan and is referred to as the Angaarakastalam.Famous for Nadi jyothisham
8.Budhan (Mercury) temple at Thiruvenkadu (#T0030)
Route:Kumbakonam to Thiruvenkadu 60 Km
Planet for all Sastra Gnanam
9.Kethu (South Lunar Node) temple at Keezhperumpallam (#T0031)
Route:Kumbakonam to Keezhperumpallam 65 Km