Spiritual seekers from all over world comes to Tiruvannamalai, an Pilgrimage city filled with living enlightenment gurus . This sacred city is Located 200 kilometer from Chennai. This ancient town has been built around Arunachala hill (annamalai hill), an mountain raising 4000 Meter heavenly from the ground. Tiruvannamalai is famous for sprawling temple arunachala temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Every full moon day people walk around the annamalai hill and offer special prayers to Arunachala temple called Girivalam. Spiritual gurus Yogi Ramsuratkumar , Ramana Maharshi, Arabindo, Shesathiri Swamigal , Muniyandi swamigal and many more saints and sadhus were living and still living here to bring the divine close to people.
Tiruvannamalai is the capital city of Tiruvannamalai district. In order to improve the Tamil Nadu government administration this district has been carved from North Arcot district on 1989. North and west of Tiruvannamalai is covered by Vellore, where the Southwest is by Krishnagiri District. Both Villupuram and kanchipuram are located in South and east side of Tiruvannamalai district respectively.District total population is 2181856. During summer the temperature reach upto 34.93 Celsius. On winter (November,december and January) 19.36 Celsius degree.