The remnants of Buddhist Vihara found in Kaveripattinam belong to third-fourth century CE and are similar to that of Nagarjunakonda. An ancient miniature bronze Buddha image of 5th fifth century CE was also found at the Buddhist Temple of Kaveripattinam. History of Buddhist Temple in Kaveripattinam starts from the way back to sixth century CE. Archeologists found that the constructions of Buddhist Vihara were delayed in the fifth century CE due to the incursion of the sea on to Kaveripattinam area.