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Thiruneermalai is located in Tamil Nadu
Location in Tamil Nadu
Coordinates: 12°57′49″N 80°06′53″E / 12.963681°N 80.114686°E / 12.963681; 80.114686Coordinates: 12°57′49″N 80°06′53″E / 12.963681°N 80.114686°E / 12.963681; 80.114686
Country: India
State: Tamil Nadu
District: Kanchipuram
Location: Pallavaram, chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Temple Details
Primary Deity: Neervannaswamy (Neelamugilvannan)
Consort: Animamalarmangai Thayaar
Temple Tank: Manikarnika Thatakam Pushkarni
Shrine: Toyagiri Vimanam
Important festivals: Chithirai Brahmotsavam
Architecture and culture
Architectural styles: Dravidian architecture

Thiruneermalai is a panchayat town in Kancheepuram district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is popular for a temple on a hill. From the top of the hill, one can view the entire Pallavaram area.This place is very close to Chennai city (4 km from Pallavaram GST road).

The area is one of the 163 notified areas (megalithic sites) in the state of Tamil Nadu.[1]


As of 2001 India census,[2] Thiruneermalai had a population of 19,019. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Thiruneermalai has an average literacy rate of 79%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 84%, and female literacy is 74%. Many of the people already have college degrees. In Thiruneermalai, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ Madhavan, D. (20 December 2012). "National Institute of Siddha modifies expansion plan". The Hindu (Chennai: The Hindu). Retrieved 23 Dec 2012. 
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 

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