Kadathur is a village in the Madathukulam Taluk of Tiruppur district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Earlier it was under Coimbatore District Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is situated on the banks of the river Amaravathi. It is a part of the "K" villages, namely, Kolumam, Kumaralingam, Karathozhuvu, Kadathur, Kannadiputhur, Karathozhuvu and kaniyur.
About the Village
This village is surrounded by green fields, coconut groves and Marutha (Arjuna) Trees. This place is famous for the Arjuneswarar Temple. This temple's presiding Deity is Arjuneswarar, which is the tallest Swayambhu Lingam in the Kongu region of Tamil Nadu.
This temple is kula deity for srivasta gothram Brahmins originated from this village.
This village is situated approximately 20 km from Udumalaipettai and well connected by town buses.