Rahu temple is in Thirunakeswaram about 5 km form Kumbakonam. The deity of the temple is Nagabatheswarar and the Goddess is Piraiyani Valnuthal Ammai. This temple faces the east; it has four Gopurams and three corridors. The Gopuram has five tiers. As one enters the one can have darisanam of Nirutha Ganapathy, Nandi, Vinayakar
In the outer corridor of the Southern corner, Rahu Baghawan accompanied by his two Devis is found.
Adverse effects of Rahu will be, such as, misunderstanding among relations and loss of money, illness and unnecessary medical expenditure.
By worshiping Rahu we may get favourable effect such as improvement in financial position, increase in comforts, disappearance of bad habits, development of good habits
Rahu may be worshiped on any day. It will reduce the ill effects considerably
Mantra for Rahu - Aum rang rahuve namah aum
Temple Timings - 6 A.M. to 1 P.M. and 4P.M. to 8.30 P.M.