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Kandhakottam Temple

Rasappa Chetty St, Chennai (Madras) 600003, India
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A beautiful temple in a crowed place

Kandhakottam Temple is located at Rasappa Chetty St, Central, Chennai. This temple is situated in a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
GhiriTharan
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Chennai (Madras), India
Sri subramanya swami temple

Located in rasappa chetty street , a very famous , hallowed and highly revered temple for lord... read more

Reviewed December 19, 2017
meghashyam
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rasappa Chetty St, Chennai (Madras) 600003, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kandhakottam Temple is located at Rasappa Chetty St, Central, Chennai. This temple is situated in a busy location. This temple was first built in 1670's. This temple was maintained by the Hindu caste Chettiar which is now undertaken by Government. Here Lord Muruga is the...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Located in rasappa chetty street , a very famous , hallowed and highly revered temple for lord subramanya . The moola vigraha was unearthed near a tree in thiruporur , afternoon abisekam is at around 12 . The utsava idol is beautiful it's enshrined in...More

Thank meghashyam
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This is just another normal temple. Not so special or important for a tourist. The temple pond looks different where it is completely surrounded by buiildings.

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

The temple, a hidden gem, is located in the buzzing Park town area. This temple of muthukumaraswamy temple is architecturally rich and the vibes one can feel here are powerful.

Thank Aaqarsh
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Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of the ancient temples in Tamilnadu...it is located in the busiest area...when you enter this temple u feel much peace and divine...there was seperate queue for dharma darshan and 100rs entrance... besides murugan there was many small temples located inside the temple...temple...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2016

Myself with my mom visited Kandhakottam - Muthukumaraswamy temple on a Saturday evening, the temple was situated in the heart of Chennai. Mostly crowded place. It was an ancient temple. The main deity was Muthukumaraswamy, other deities are Lord Ganesha, Amman, Navagrahas etc., There was...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2015

An ancient city temple situated in the heart of Chennai in the bustling and crowded Sowcarpet. The architecture as at all other temples in Chennai is just awesome. A must visit place for all Lord Muruga devotess *Worth a visit*

Thank kevinjohn1991
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Reviewed 23 September 2015

An ancient and hallowed temple for Lord Muruga situated in Rasappa Chetty Street Sowcarpet . The Moolavar found under a tree near Thiruporur is highly benevolent , daily abisekam is done at 11.30 a.m paneer can be offered for the same . The Lord with...More

Thank meghashyam
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Reviewed 15 March 2015

Located in the midst of sprawling shopping street close to Chennai Railway station and Central bus stand is this famous temple dedicated to Lord Muruga (more popularly known as Kanda swamy temple). It is said that two of his ardent devotees used to travel all...More

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