யாழைப் பழித்த மொழியம்மை துதி
The 15th Century Saint Arunagirinathar has sung hymns in praise of Lord Muruga of this temple.
Appar requested ThiruGnanasambandar to sing hymns to close the door and open again for the devotees to worship Lord Shiva. With one song, the doors were closed. Since then the temple doors were functioned in usual manner.
Maratha period paintings of Lord Shiva’s various forms are on the sanctum walls.