Arulmigu Kuzhandai Vellappar Temlpe is located at the bottom of a hillslope where a lovable naturallistic place Ottanchathiram near Palani. This temple is administrated by Palani devasthanam.
The idol which is placed in the temple appears as Lord Kuzhandai Vellappar sitting on a peacock.The formation of idol was made in a single stone.
There is a hill temple at the backround of the Sri Kuzhandai Vellapar temple. In ancient days, there were stone foot steps to reach the hill temple. the statue in the hill temple is faced to the westward.
The Palani Devasthanam have build three large hall for free accommodation for the Devottees during the Thaipoosam festivals.
The ceremonies of Arulmigu Kuzhandai Vellappar temple are Tamil New Year, Adi 18-festival, Kanda Sasthi, Thirukkarthikai, Thaipoosam, Panguni Uthiram festivals are celebroted for every year very grandly.