is one of the Azhwars' nava Tirupati. As per sthalapurana, Bhoodevi
took the name of Sriperai (maning body of Lakshmi) meditated on
astakshara as per the advice of Druvasa Muni. Once during the
prayers on Panguni (Mar - Apr) poornima, she noticed two pots
(kund) in the shape of fish(Maharakruti) and offered it to Lord
here and hence the name Makaranedunkuzhaikadan and Kshetra called
Sriperia(Tirupperai). Varuna Obtained salvation from a curse here
, by performing Abhishek on panguni poornima day. The Maharaja
of Vidarbha desha prayed here and got rain and prosperity in his
kingdom which was long suffering from drought (anavrishti).
Two Thaayaars (in separate sannadhis) - Kuzhai Kaadhuvalli Naachiyaar,
Theertham - Sukra Pushkarini, Sanga Theertham.