Siddhapudur Sree Ayyappa Temple
Sree Ayyappa Temple situated is in Siddhapudur, Coimbatore. The temple was built in 1976 by the Sri Dharma Sastha Baktha Jana Sabha Trust. The trust wanted to build an Ayyappa Temple in Coimbatore similar to that of the one in Sabarimala. The poojas and other religious rituals are observed similar to the fashion in Sabarimala.
His Excellency Vishnuram Medhi, the Governor of Tamilnadu laid the foundation stone for the purpose of construction of the Temple. During 1966, Brahma Sri Kanippaiyur Shankaran Nambudhiripad had rendered the sacred chart consisting of the dimensional measures and symmetrical proportions of the structure of the temple. It was thus, implemented and the formations of the temple were done with the strict norms and regulations of the ancient carpentry and building systems.
Devotees from the other states commence their Sabarimala Pilgirimage with the sacred garlanding and "Vratha" from here. During their Pilgrim, they visit Sidhapudur Sri Ayyappa Swamy Temple and stay on account of rest.Then they continue the pilgrimage. And that this temple in considered as a mid-station for rest, to the devotees from all over India. This place is in known for purity and divinity.