Several people are affected suddenly by severe diseases like paralysis and their life is shattered. For those who need remedy from paralysis, a temple called malikoluntheeswarar kovil provide relief. The temple is said to be more than 500 years old.It is situated 25 kms away from sivagangai and bus facilities are said to be rare.
There is a separate temple called as umasagitha murthi on the left of malaikoluntheeswarar sannithi which has Lord siva and parvathi as a newly married couple having lord siva's hand tied with parvathi.women pray here for special bonding with their husband here.
Those who are affected by paralysis make a archanai to malaikoluntheeswarar and worship him with vilva leaf to get relief from the disease.