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Siva Sannidhi is a place for people who want to spend their time in spiritualization and social activities. We are located in the city of Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu, South India. We promise a complete experience of tranquility and total wellness at Siva Sannidhi. Pilgrims often come to Tiruvannamalai to spend their time at Annamalaiyar Temple, Annamalai Hill, Sri Ramana Ashramam and other spiritual places located nearby. We provide accommodation, food, guidance for the pilgrims who visit Tiruvannamalai. Siva Sannidhi is a place with people whose motive is to serve the guests with utmost respect (athidhi devobhava) and make it a best place to stay. We provide breakfast, lunch and dinner for all our guests at Siva Sannidhi. These food items are prepared considering the needs of guests from other countries as well. Please call on our office number - 91-9789378779 or send us an email to service@sivasannidhi.com to make reservations at Siva Sannidhi.


Tiruvannamalai is a pilgrimage city located in the state of Tamil Nadu of South India. Tiruvannamalai is one of the most venerated places in Tamil Nadu. The name of the city was driven from the terms "Thiru" – sacred or holy and "Annamalai" - inaccessible mountain. Tiruvannamalai is home to one of the greatest temples of lord Shiva. Annamalaiyar Temple is one of the Pancha Bootha Sthalams representing the fire element is located at the foot of the Annamalai hill and amongst one of the great Shiva Temples of Tamil Nadu. The temple dedicated to lord Shiva was built in th 9th century by the Chola kings of the Tamil empire.

List of Pancha Bootha Sthalams

Tiruvannamalai – Fire
Chidambaram – Space
Sri Kalahasti – Wind
Tiruvanaikoil - Water and
Kanchipuram – Earth.

During each full moon day, Around 6 lakhs pilgrims do girivalam around Annamalai hill. During the Karthigai Deepam festival celebrated during the full moon day in November-December during which a huge beacon lit on the top of the hill. Around close to 40 lakhs piligrims visit this place during this festival.


Events - 2016

Girivalam Calendar (Pournami)
Month Date
January 23rd
February 22nd
March 22nd
April 21st
May 21st
June 19th
July 19th
August 17th
September 16th
October 15th
November 13th
December 13th
Arunachaleswara Temple Poojas
05.30 AMUshathkalam
08.00 AMKaalasanthi
10.00 AMUchikkalam
06.00 PMSayarakshai
08.00 PMIrandamKalam
09.30 PMArtha Jamam
Timings at Siva Sannidhi
08:00AM to 09:00AMBreakfast & Tea/Coffee
11:30AM to 01:30PMLunch
03:30PM to 04:00PMTea
07:00PM to 8:30PMDinner


Siva Sannidhi gives you an environment that encourages your inner freedom and makes it one of the best places to stay in Tiruvannamalai. We are located in the lane opposite to Sri Ramana Ashramam which is close to Annamalaiyar Temple and central bus stop. We have couple of three storied buildings which will provide accommodation for more than 50 people. Each room is well equipped with comfortable beds and nice interiors. Each building has a wonderful view of Annamalaiyar hill. Along with accommodation, Siva Sannidhi has a very big dining area where breakfast, lunch, snacks and dinner are served every day for all the guests.

Please call on our office number - 91-9789378779 or send us an email to service@sivasannidhi.com to make reservations at Siva Sannidhi.

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Postal Address
Siva Sannidhi,
Opp. Sri Ramana Ashram, Chengam Road,
Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu – 606 603, India.

Land Line: 04175 235089
Mobile: 91-9789378779