|Koothanur Maha Saraswathi Temple|
|Location||Koothanur, Tiruvarur district|
Temples dedicated to Saraswati are very rare in India. The temple is Tamil Nadu's only Hindu temple with Saraswathi as main deity. Praises of the temple were sung by Tamil poets Ottakoothar and Kambar. Vijayadasami is the most popular festival celebrated in the temple.
- Kumbakonam Temples, Saraswati Temple Kuthanoor
- Srinivasan, G. (11 July 2003). "Kumbabishekam at Koothanur". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 14 October 2003.
- "Tiruvarur district tourist guide" (PDF) (in Tamil). Tiruvarur district.
- V., Meena (1974). Temples in South India (1st ed.). Kanniyakumari: Harikumar Arts. p. 39.