There is also a more famous Kali temple in the heart of the town to which devotees can make a visit en-route from the Shankari Temple.
They are sprinkled throughout the Indian subcontinent.Knowing this Lord Shiva removed one bunch of Jhatha from his head and hit it on the earth.From that Lord Veerabhadra has born and rushed to yaga spot and killed Daksha by cutting his head.The temple is located in Trimkomali, or Trincomalee on the eastern coast of Sri Lanka.The place Trinconmalee means a triangular shaped hill (Tri- cona- malee or malai). There is also a Kali temple which people visit enroute to Shankari Devi temple.
He had 27 daughters and Sati devi is one among them. When Dashka entered the arena of a yaga performed by Agni, every one except Lord Shiva stood up as a mark of respect. Later when Daksha conducted a yaga him self , he did not invite his daughter and his son in law.