Nattarasankottai is situated 9 km from Sivagangai and 55 km from Madurai.
Nattarasankottai is an ancient village and it is believed that the
Nagarathar community migrated to this place in Pandian Kingdom.
The fame and popularity came to this place manily due to Sree Kanndaya
Nayaki Amman Temple. On realising the displeasure of Kannatha, the
villae people constructed a separate temple for Kannathal facing North
with a water tank in the front. This temple celbrates many festivals.
The annual ten days festival in the Tamil month of "Vaikasi" include a
silver chariot procession on the eighth day and grand wooden chariot
procession on the nineth day. This temple mahamandapam is known for its
magnificent structure and aesthetically carved pillars. The Kaliyattam
festival is celebrated for 48 days once in12 years. A Siva Temple and a
Vishnu temple are also popular here.