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Address: #2, 2nd Main Road, Gandhi Nagar | Adyar, Chennai (Madras) 600 020, India

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Travellers must visit this temple and get blessings of padmanabha swamy , we always go to this temple to start off our new year and easy to reach

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Travellers must visit this temple and get blessings of padmanabha swamy , we always go to this temple to start off our new year and easy to reach

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Great architecture and very serene environment unlike some other south indian temples. Very less crowded an got very good darshan

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This Perumal temple is located on II main road of Gandhi Nagar, Adyar,Chennai. Even though I visited this temple many times, my recent visit during Brahmotshavam, during Feb-March 2015 was a eventful one , enjoying carnatic kutcheries , almost on all 11 days , having heart-full of Perumal Dharshan, etc. As soon as you enter the temple, on right hand... More 

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Thane, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

As a student, I was staying in Hostel of College of Engg Guindy and I used to visit this temple. Now, I visited this temple almost after 25 years. I enjoyed every thing about this temple- calm location, traditions, calmly atmosphere etc

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I like this temple because even though it is beautiful it is seldom too crowded (crowded=there is a long queue to enter) Also the pujaris are usually not pushing people during darshan. I supposed the above two are linked. The only negatives I can think of is that one can never view th idol fully in one go (its a... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This temple was sensational, beautiful and full of colors and wonderful designs that enchanted whose eyes were seeing!The architecture is beautiful, with amazing color and beautiful ornamentation.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

For those who have been to the 'original' Anantha Padmanabha Swamy temple in Trivandrum, this will be quite a let down. To compare the two would be like comparing chalk and cheese. Not to belittle this quaint temple in the heart of a residential colony in Gandhi Nagar Adyar though! Small but well maintained. One rather glaring and striking feature... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The temple is called the temple of Anandhapadmanabha Swamy . The temple dates back around 1200 years to the late eighth or early ninth century AD. In the centuries gone by, Malayadipatti was also referred to as Thiru Valattur Malai and was known for two rock cut temples – one dedicated to Siva and the other to Vishnu- both hewn... More 

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

this temple is located at Adyar Gandhi Nagar. The temple is very clean and well maintained. the Main Deity is Lord Padhmanabha Swami. We have the pleasure of worshipping Ganesha, Goddess Durga, Anjeneyar and Navagraham also here. this is just like Trivandrum Padmanabha Swami temple.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

The temple is situated in an ideal location in Gandhi Nagar , Adyar, Chennai. The Kalyana Mandapam next door was noce and clean and Jothi Caterer(Mr. Ramesh) had made all arrangements and food service was excellent

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