the temple precincts there are two cocks, one white and the other brown. The white one is
6 years old and the brown one 8 years, broought as chicken by some - body and left
in the temple unnoticed. They are fed also. They come and sit on the metal flags at
the Balipeetham the time when prayers are offered. Each takes its own seat and they never
fight with each other and do not even interchange seats. Their silent sitting on the edge
of the flags of Lord Subrahmanya all; the time provides thought to a sensible man to
ponder whether these two birds were devotees of the Lord in their past life, degenerated
to the press state for some sins committed by them.
Incurable diseases like leucoderma and asthma are
cured here by use of Abhishekam water. Modern physicians say that millions of bacteria are
stored in idol and anything taken out of the touch of the idol by Abhishekam also infected
with the bacteria which grow in geometrical pro - gress.