Vadapalani Murugan Temple Tours
About Vadapalani Murugan Temple, Chennai
Perched in Chennai’s neighbourhood of Vadapalani, which is famous for its film sets, the Vadapalani Murugan Temple is one of the most significant places of pilgrimage in India. Dedicated to Lord Muruga or the Karthikeya, which is the Hindu God of war, this temple is becoming more popular owing to its patronage of cinema stars.
The temples beauty lies in the fact that it was built more than a century ago, with its intricate carvings still remaining very intact. The grounds of this temples are considered auspicious for good beginnings. Thus, there are some 7000-odd marriages that take place here annually. The festival of Chithirai Tamil New Year is one of the many festivals that is celebrated on a very large scale here. It takes place mostly in the month of April.
How To Get To Vadapalani Murugan Temple by Public Transport
- Vadapalani Subway Station
- Ram Theatre Bus Stop
- Junction Of Iii And 1St Ave Bus Station
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Address: Bhakthavachalam colony 1st street, Vadapalani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600026
Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
Timings: 05:30 am - 09:00 pm Details
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Very nice place to visit. Buying just 20₹ ticket can give you special Darshana. Avoiding driving your self as parking is generally not available. During certain festivals it's very crowded.
Not clean at all. Too loud automated drums. Prasadham charged. Poor maintenance. Lord's darshan was great.
Awesome majestic huge temple. With a kalyani outside. Yes best time to visit 5am to 7am.
One of the famous Hindu temple which located in Vadapalani, Chennai. Its dedicated to The Lord Muruga. Always its seem to be crowd. Its contain such awesome architecture designs.
Great murugan temple a holy spiritual place located in the center part of vadapalani. In chennai
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