Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple

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  • Address: Lalitha Nagar, Thiruvanmiyur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600041 , India
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids

Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple - Review

A Lord Shiva temple, the Marundeeswarar temple is a major draw of visitors owing to its cultural and religious significance, along with a beautiful location, adjacent to the Bay of Bengal. It’s being as one among the “275 Paadal Petra Sthalams” holds high importance relating to the 7th-8th century. In the 11th century the dynasty of the Chola rulers further expanded it, with very ruler-like attributes to the temple like a huge tank and seven-tiered gateway towers.

The temple has been a place of worship for people with various diseases. It is one of the famous Trinity Sea Shore temples of Thondai Mandalam, along with Kapaleeswarar Temple and the Thiruvottiyur Thyagarajaswamy Temple. 

How To reach Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple by Public Transport

  • Thiruvanmiyur Bus Station

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  • Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple Address: Lalitha Nagar, Thiruvanmiyur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600041 , India
  • Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple Timing: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm
  • Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple(preferred time): 06:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Chennai include Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple in their plan

  • 93.07% of people start their Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple

Monday, Thursday and Friday

94.84% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple

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Arulmigu Marundeeswarar Temple, Chennai Reviews

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  • Great temple. Very less crowded. But peaceful. A must visit.

  • Located very near to thiruvanmiyur bus depot. Very spiritual. Peace of mind is guaranteed

  • The temple dedicated to lord Shiva. Shiva is addressed as marundeeswara the lord of all medicines. The lord here is capable of removing disease and cure illness. One of the most popular temples in Chennai. During certain months there is influx of devotees who come to pray for their well-being

  • Shiva temple, one of the oldest temple built in 11 century by chola king. Temple has a pond inside.Divine place to spend time. parking is available outside..

  • One of the oldest known Shiva temples, the lord here facing south is said to have shown the way forward for Lord Ram to Lanka. Also known for teaching Agasthiyar, the science of medicine , hence the name,Marundeesar , father of medicine .. blissful divine and omniscient.. har har Mahadev 😊😇

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