Vadapalani Murugan Temple

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  • Address: Bhakthavachalam colony 1st street, Vadapalani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600026, India
  • Timings: 05:30 am - 09:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 044-24836903
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids

Vadapalani Murugan Temple - Review

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. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Chennai itinerary 1 day.

How To reach 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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  • Vadapalani Murugan Temple Address: Bhakthavachalam colony 1st street, Vadapalani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600026, India
  • Vadapalani Murugan Temple Contact Number: 044-24836903
  • Vadapalani Murugan Temple Timing: 05:30 am - 09:00 pm
  • Vadapalani Murugan Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Vadapalani Murugan Temple(preferred time): 05:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Vadapalani Murugan Temple: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Vadapalani Murugan Temple

  • 15.35% of people who visit Chennai include Vadapalani Murugan Temple in their plan

  • 65.75% of people start their Vadapalani Murugan Temple visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Vadapalani Murugan Temple

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

94.32% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Vadapalani Murugan Temple

People normally club together Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam and St. Thomas Mount National Shrine while planning their visit to Vadapalani Murugan Temple.

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Vadapalani Murugan Temple, Chennai Reviews

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  • One of the famous temple and must visit place in Chennai. You feel divine and peace inside the temple. Morning is the perfect time to visit here. Crowded during weekends and festival days. They are managing the crowd well. Special tickets available to see the god closer.

  • 1. Lord Murugan is the main diety here. 2. Also Lord Vinayaga, Sivan, Murugan with Valli deivanai, Goddesses Meenakshi, Hanuman are here. 3. Pooja things from common public will be devoted to God near the north entrance. 4. விளக்கு ஏற்றுதல் தடை செய்யப்பட்டுள்ளது. 5. விளக்கு எண்ணை வட கிழக்கில் உள்ள ஒரு மண்டபத்தில் உள்ள அணையா விளக்கில் ஊற்றலாம். 6. குறைந்த அளவிலான 2, 4 சக்கர வாகனங்கள் தெப்பக்குளம் அருகில் நிறுத்தலாம்.

  • The temple is maintained beautifully. The place has its divine charm and devotional prayers and chanting mantras. Ugly side is it still has the buggers inside the temple premises and it's surroundings making the Saravan as unsatisfied one. Lovers and just time passers are occupying the hall and converting it as lovers park. Temple management is not doing a bit to curb these.

  • Best temple in Chennai. Lot people will come and pray in the temple. All kirithigai function all celebrate very well. Must visit temple in Chennai. Center of the city easy access from all locations.

  • A very divine experience. A must visit temple in Chennai. A well maintained temple complex. A very popular God. The temple is generally crowded. Morning hours are the best. The temple is well connected, you can take metro to reach temple. Parking facilities available. However the temple complex is not disabled friendly or wheelchair friendly. If you want to see God closer, Rs20/- special tickets available.

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