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Kapaleeshwar Temple

Mylapore, Chennai (Madras) 600004, India
+91 94443 27475
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This ancient shrine to Shiva is centrally located and among the area’s most popular landmarks.
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Visited this popular temple on my visit to Chennai last week and was quite mesmerised by the architecture and layout of the place!

Thank Dhvani D
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

This is very beautiful temple.. one of the ancient temple in city, must visit place in Chennai. Loved the surroundings and narrow streets. Nice place to experience south Indian tradition....

Thank Aliyak75
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Very traditional hindu temple, you will find lot of devotees at anytime of the day. Expect long queue for darshan and even longer queues on auspicious days. Do not miss the food (rice) which is sold inside the temple.

Thank Purav25
Reviewed 27 February 2017

One of the famous temples in chennai. Definitely devotees need to have a visit to this temple atlease once in their lifetime. ITs famous for the architectural construction with an ancient history.

Thank K Prem Kumar M
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

This is a very beautiful temple with an amazing architecture. You need to enter barefoot. I was there in Summer and had some issues walking around the temple, but it is a must see place to visit in Chennai.

Thank Adriana T
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I was at the temple in the morning of Maha Sivarathri. Que was long, resorted for special entrance with additional fee, which was worth it. Crowd control was well managed, once inside the temple, the vibration is so strong and overwhelming. Temple is well maintained,...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2017

A very ancient temple in mailapur chennai Arupathumuvar festival in the month of march is very attractive

Thank pdsivam
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

One of the well known temples at Chennai. Located at Mylapore. Visited this temple on the auspicious day of Maha Shivarathri. 2017. There is a big tank in front of the temple which is clean and well maintained. Being Shivarathri, there was a huge gathering...More

Thank kirtraveller
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Whenever I feel low, I just visit Kabali temple and feel better. Beautiful temple architecture, most of the evenings will have cultural activities like music and dance. Temple tank is clean. Relatively a small temple when compared to the ones in Kanchi. Nice lightning during...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Well it's been a long time we visited this temple. And this was our first family visit to this temple. Being one of the very oldest temples in the city build in 7th century it has a very high rate of visitors through out the...More

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morning 5:30 to 12 evening- 5-9 pm