There are many legends associated with Andalkumayan Perumal Temple. According to one legend, Kamadhenu, a divine goddess came ahead of Goddess Lakshmi from Parkadal. Hence Kamadhenu felt that she should be honored by everyone first and foremost ahead of Lakshmi Devi.
Sri Andalakkum Aiyan temple is built in Dravidian Architecture style. The temple has a small shrine with Vimanam. This temple has a three-tiered structured gopuram(temple tower).Perumal blesses the devotees in a reclining posture.