Vazhuvur: 10 kms. from Mayuram. One of the eight Veerattams. the village has the Shiva temple dedicated to Veerateshwura. Said to be as famous as Chidambaram, the dance hall is called Gana Sabha. Noted for Bharacanatyam from the ancient times, great exponents of the art hailed frorr this place. The temple has some marvellous specimens of sculpture.