Sri Veerateshwarar Temple is situated in Kizhaiyur. Buses are available to this place. Before the main terminal of the bus stand, there is a stop, the [Govt. Hospital]. One can take a share autorickshaw from there or just walk from there [it would take just 5 minutes]. The temple has been sung in praise by several nayanmars. There is Lord shiva [Sri Veerateshwarar] and his Parivarangals in this temple. This is one of the veerattanams. Legends say that from here, poet Avvayaar was taken to the himalayas by Periya Pillayar. Avvayaar wrote the famous "Vinayagar Agavel" from here. In this temple, the Goddess Durgai Amman is having white eyes. Near the temple, there is a Samadhi of Meyporul Nayanaar.