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Chitragupta Swamy Temple

Hospital Rd, Nellukara St, Kanchipuram 631501, India
+91 97894 22852
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Nice unique temple

I haven't seen any temple of Chitragupta - the bookkeeper of Human beings account of good and bad... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2018
Vipin A
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Lucknow, India
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Peaceful temple

The holy temple city of Kancheepuram is famous not only for a number of Shiva temples and the... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2018
akhilchandu
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Hospital Rd, Nellukara St, Kanchipuram 631501, India
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+91 97894 22852

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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

I haven't seen any temple of Chitragupta - the bookkeeper of Human beings account of good and bad deeds. This is a small temple located in the city centre and gives you a glimpse of the God

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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

The holy temple city of Kancheepuram is famous not only for a number of Shiva temples and the Vaishnava Temple, but also because of the presence of a unique and a separate temple dedicated to Lord Chitragupta. Chitragupta is considered the chief accountant and the...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Near bus stand , small temple for chitra Gupta , chronicler of lord yama . Prayers are offered in repentance for sins committed .

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Reviewed December 17, 2017

Possibly one of the unique temples in that it is dedicated to Chitragupta - Yamas accountant. Just for that it is a must visit. It is a non-descript temple on the main road - you can miss it easily, but dont...

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Reviewed December 9, 2017

Chitragupta is know to keep a record of our virtues and vices. He keeps track of the actions, both good and bad, of every human being. Chitragupta's temples are believed to be rare, hence don't a miss a chance to bow down here. This is...More

Thank atidevin
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Chitragupta Swamy Temple - located on the main road near to the bus stand was our next place. This temple is known to wash away sins and known as Ketu Parihara sthalam. This is one of the rarest temples to be present. We spent around...More

Thank Karthik R
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

This is a unique temple! because this temple has Chitra Gupta swamy who is the book keeper of all karmas in Hindu theology. It is said that since Yamaraja is the keeper of Dharma of all persons, he needs book keeping. So in the background,...More

4  Thank Krishna K
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Reviewed October 1, 2017

This is the only temple for Yama dharmarajas Secretary who accounts our good and bad Deeds. A well established temple for one clear their sins

1  Thank Jayaraman V
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

It's the first time of my visit to this Temple and I didn't hear till now is there a chitraguptha Temple.Not much to see but try get it on your count when you are around there.

2  Thank Latheesh C
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Reviewed May 19, 2017

Sri Chitragupta Swamy is the Adhi-Devatha for the above three stars, Aswini, Magham and Moolam stars. One of the safety-net poojas is to appease the adhi-devatha of the star in which the Devotee is born. In this Temple He is sitting with his Consorts. in...More

1  Thank Narasimhan G
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