There is a cluster of Navagraha Temples dating from the Chola dynasty near Kumbakonam in Tamil Nadu. Each temple is located in a different village, and is considered an abode of one of the Navagrahas. However, the majority of these temples are dedicated to Shiva. The Surya temple is the only one dedicated to the Graham. In fact, it is dedicated entirely to the worship of the Sun-God and the other navagrahas, the former being the object of worship as the principal deity and the latter as attendant deities. It was built around the 11th or 12th century C.E. The other temples were built earlier, ranging back to 7th-9th century.
It is also known as Brihadeshwara Temple, RajaRajeswara Temple, Built by emperor Raja Raja Chola I
Airvatesvara (Airavat is the holy white elephant) Temple, is a superb example of 12th-century Chola architecture.
Thenupuriswarar Temple is dedicated to the God Shiva, The shrine of the goddess Durga is very popular here.
This is the place where the Lord murugan in childhood taught the meaning of mandra "OM" to his father Lord Siva.
Uppiliappan Temple, also known as Thiruvinnagar of Venkatachalapathy Temple dedicated to Hindu god Vishnu
Gangaikonda Cholapuram was built during medieval india by Rajendra Chola-I, the son of successor Rajaraja Chola
Sri.Kambakareswarar is the main deity,Sarabeswarer, a form of Shiva is the presiding deity of the temple.
Sri Adhi Kumbeswara is the presiding deity & Manthrapeeteswari Mangalambika is the lord's Consort.