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108 Dhivya Desam - Thiruppaarkadal

Location :  Thiruppaarkadal (Celestial Abode)
Perumaal :  Ksheeraabdhi Naathan,
Thaayaar :  Kadal Magal Naachiyaar
Theertham : Amritha Theertham
Paasuram :  All but Madhurakavi and ThiruppaanaAzhwar
Vimaanam : Ashtanga Vimanam

Description: Ten of the Azhwars have glorified the milky ocean, Ksheera Saagaram, or Thiruppaarkadal believed to be a celestial abode of Perumaal beyond this material world. Thirumazhisai Azhwar  addresses seven shrines featuring Perumaal in a reclining position - Thirukkudandai, Thiruvegkaa, Thiruvallur, Thiruvarangam, Thiruppernagar, Anbil and the celestial Thirupparkadal.