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Vadapalani Murugan Temple

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Address: Andavar Koli Street | Vadapalani, Chennai (Madras), India
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Lord Karthikeya's temple

Vadapalani Murugan Temple is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva's son - Lord Karthikeya who is also referred to as Murugan. This is a 17th Century temple located in the center of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 January 2017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

Vadapalani Murugan Temple is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva's son - Lord Karthikeya who is also referred to as Murugan. This is a 17th Century temple located in the center of the city well connected by bus/autos from other parts of the city. Visited in the morning hours. Fair some crowd in the temple during that time. It took... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

This place is actually north Palani.The statue of the lord is same as in Palani.Tuesdays are very auspicious.Karthigai, Sashti every month will be crowded.Mondays of the month of karthigai is considered auspicious.Weddings are conducted here. Everyday abhishekam takes place five times.Special tickets are available.Golden chariot is pulled by anyone who wants a wish to be fulfilled.Dont miss the prasadam stall.There... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

This temple is said to be very powerful and a divine place for worshipping Lord Murugan. Time I spent here was very effective as I got to know more historical incidents about the power of Lord Murugan.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

One of the most famous Lord Murugar temples around the state. Very decent environment and must visit place for Hindu's.

Thank Jegadish
New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

The Hindu temple is famous for deity muruga or subramanya swamy. The temple is thronged by devotees on every day, however there are more number of people visit for performing Pooja, marriage, tonsuring. Ear pearcing, etc The car festival also held on occasions and considered as powerful deity

Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

In the middle of the crowds, hussle and bustle. Beauty beautiful decorative in appearance. Beware of crowds.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

If you have a heart for lord muruga then your visit here is sure to give you lot of peace of mind,do i say anything more..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

It is a famous Murugar (son of lord Shiva and Parvathy) temple and situated in centre of chennai city. Temple is having big tank. Main deity is Murugar and other deities are also there viz. Vinagayar, Murugar with Valli and Deivani etc. On auspicious days, marriage functions are held for about 100 couples. Palani is one of the famous Arupadaiveedu... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Its a famous Murugan temple in chennai, will be always crowded. Pay a visit, it will be good. Liked it much..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

HSB and sirgazhi govindarajan have made sure the temple is neat and tidy Siddhar temple is there inside Murugar is very attractive and krithikai time it is heavenly. Crowded on weekends and also sashti and krithikai

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