Vadapalani Murugan Temple, Chennai (Madras)

Visit Vadapalani Murugan Temple, an immensely popular Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Muraga, god of war. Originally constructed around 1890 as a humble shed, the temple underwent renovations in the 1920s, expanding into a complex complete with an intricately decorated 40.8 m (131 ft) tower that depicts various Hindu legends. Inside you'll see a picturesque courtyard featuring a number of statues of other deities surrounding a large central pond with a shrine on the water. Devotees will find plenty to admire, along with a meditation hall to calm the mind. Amenities nearby have you covered, including for food and drink. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Vadapalani Murugan Temple by using our Chennai (Madras) trip planner .
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  • it is locatrd at main area of vadapalani, near to vadapalani metro railway station. a nice famous murugan temple at chennai. once u get inside, u feel peace inside  more »
  • Me and my friends are went there and croud is huge there and the place is very devotional and Great place  more »
  • In the heart of it all. Slightly chaos part of the city but the the new metro system has a stop near the main road.  more »
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  • Very famous Divine temple for lord Murugan. Considered as one of the main Hindu temple in Chennai which is maintained by a private hotel as charity. Very well maintained - neat and clean. Access way is little small and crowded with staff and limited parking space.
  • Nice temple. Vadapalani Andavar Temple also called as Vadapalani Murugan Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Muruga. It is located in Vadapalani, Chennai. It is equally important as Palani Murugan temple. All the festivals are celebrated grandly. It was renovated in the 1920s and a Rajagopuram was built during that time. The temple has grown in popularity, which is believed to be in part due to the patronage of cinema stars.
  • The Palani Murugan temple of Chennai. So it is called as North Palani (Vadapalani). Very powerful and beautiful temple. Must visit.
  • Went to this temple at regular intervals. Very clean and neat... Peaceful Vibe
  • 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.

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