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Chitragupta Swamy Temple

Hospital Rd, Nellukara St, Kanchipuram 631501, India
+91 97894 22852
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Penance and Prayers

Chitragupta Swamy Temple is associated with a set of temples that one should visit for praying to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charan63
via mobile
A unique temple for the God Chitragupta

Lord Chitragupta is the God responsible for keeping track of all good and bad deeds of humans... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
sridharan2013
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Bengaluru, India
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Hospital Rd, Nellukara St, Kanchipuram 631501, India
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+91 97894 22852
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chitragupta Swamy Temple is associated with a set of temples that one should visit for praying to Rahu Bhagwan. Rahu dash’s is considered inauspicious in Indian traditional astrology. Chitragupta Swamy is accorded the role of record keeper of all souls and He balances good and...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Lord Chitragupta is the God responsible for keeping track of all good and bad deeds of humans. These are considered very important for the after life. This temple is unique being the only temple for Chitragupta. Pilgrims visiting Kanchipuram must make. It a point to...More

1  Thank sridharan2013
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Reviewed 27 January 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 30 December 2017 via mobile

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

Thank meghashyam
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Reviewed 17 December 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...

Thank Neadansu
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Reviewed 9 December 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 12 November 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 26 October 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 1 October 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 28 June 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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