Vaitheeswaran Koil temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva, located in Tamil Nadu. Shiva is worshipped as Vaitheeswaran which means "God of healing" and it is believed that prayers to Vaitheeswaran can cure diseases. In Tamil vaidya means Doctor and Ishvara means God/Master. It is one of the Navagraha temples associated with the planet Mars. People believe that taking bath in the Siddhamirtham tank and praying for Vaitheeswaran in wet clothes, will cure all the skin diseases. Vaitheeswaran Koil is also considered to be the best place to consult a Nadi astrologer also known as Palm leaf astrology, as it originated there. Apart from the main temple Vaitheeswaran Koil, there are temples within driving distances from the hotel.