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Jagannath Temple, Kanathur

Address: Reddy Kuppam Road, Chennai (Madras), India
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Chennai (Madras), India
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74 reviews 74 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

located at reddy Kuppam on the ECR . 3 min drive on the left side when travelling from chennai. Very silent and nice place to be in for a great devotion.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Off the East Coast Road (ECR) in Chennai, between Toll Plaza and Mayajaal at Kanathur Reddy Kuppam almost on the sea shore, lies Dakshinakshetra that houses the primary temple of Jagannath and some other shrines. As the visitors enter the premises, they are awe-struck by a soaring granite tower over the main sanctum in the Kalinga architectural style with a... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Absolutely blissful neat clean and beautiful Puri in Chennai , well maintained temple with Gurukal from Orrisa ... We will feel like we where taken to Puri and having darshan over there ... Situated in Kannathur very close to tollgate in ECR , easily accessible from all parts of Chennai ... Just by entering into the temple we can feel... More 

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delhi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

As i belongs to Odisha and the place of Lord Jaganath Puri , So as to i pray my Home God Here to Fulfill my life.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Well maintained in the same tradition of the Puri Jagannath temple. Good Architecture. Serene atmosphere. Temple closes in the afternoon around 12 and opens around 4PM....

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Temple located inside the street & for the Lord of the universe . Temple maintained Very clean and the atmosphere around the temple good.garden is amazing . The sound of the waves , cool breeze everything adds to the peace that this temple.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

An amazing temple for the Lord of the universe . Very clean and the atmosphere around the temple a very well maintained garden is amazing . The sound of the waves , cool breeze everything adds to the peace that this temple emanates . A visit to this temple can be combined with a visit to the Baba temple at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Temple is very nice only located inside the street and not on main location. Not too much crowded since people are not able to locate this temple easily. Inside temple compound very well maintained greenery and can have darshan of lord Jagganath ji.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The temple is situated on ECR, near to Mayajaal Resort (Place called Kanathur ). Almost 30 KM from Chennai Airport. This is the road which goes to Mahabalipuram and Pondicherry. Temple is close to the sea also. You can take 5 min walk from the temple to reach the sea beach. The temple is managed by a group of retried... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The temple is situated in the outskirt of the city.The temple is very well maintained.The ambience is good.It is the replica of Puri temple.Some nicely carved idols are also found in the temple.A small shivan temple is also located inside.The names of those who contributed to the temple are written in steps.Overall a nice place to visit with family.

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