Ananthaa Padmanabha Swaamy Temple, Chennai (Madras)

4.8
#20 of 57 in Historic Sites in Chennai (Madras)
Religious Site Tourist Spot
In the middle of the bustling city, Ananthaa Padmanabha Swaamy Temple serves as a serene sanctuary for all those who need a quiet getaway, a minute with their thoughts, or some time to enjoy the traditional architecture. Here you can learn the rich mythology merged with the religious history, for example, hear about the deitiy Vishnu to whom the temple is dedicated. Make sure you see the monument depicting the five-headed serpent, which is the highlight of the place. Since it’s a popular wedding rituals venue, you can learn a bit more about wedding traditions here, as well. To visit Ananthaa Padmanabha Swaamy Temple and get the most from your holiday in Chennai (Madras), create itinerary details personal to you using our Chennai (Madras) trip generator.
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4.7
  • I have seen this temple from its modest beginnings grow into the big space it hold now. The expansion has been done very nicely.  more »
  • Very calm and Pleasant Temple.Well illuminated very clean interior.My family visits this temple every month and to get our prayers fulfilled.The main Deity is in Sleeping posture and pleasant experien...  more »
  • This temple is for God Mahavishnu. God is in sayana kolam(sleeping pose) similar to the temple at Thiruvananthapuram. Very calm and neat temple. Located in the heart of Adyar easily assessable by publ...  more »
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  • Without seeing Him I cant sleep The place of peace and meditation Once you visit you love Him You need not ask He knows what u need Come and have dharma
  • Nice atmosphere. Seeing the Perumal in his unseeable position 'palli konda perumal'.
  • As soon as you see the statue of Vishnu , the devotion will just our in. Beautiful temple and reasonably serene atmosphere. Delicious prasadam.
  • Well maintained and excellent atmosphere. I am visiting every Saturday for past 5 years whenever I am in Chennai. Must visit place in Chennai.
  • Very well maintained temple. Such a godly presence.

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