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Ananthaa Padmanabha Swaamy Temple

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Address: #2 2'nd Main Road | Adyar, Chennai (Madras) 600020, India
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Anantha Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Adyar

This temple is for God Mahavishnu. God is in sayana kolam(sleeping pose) similar to the temple at Thiruvananthapuram. Very calm and neat temple. Located in the heart of Adyar... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This temple is for God Mahavishnu. God is in sayana kolam(sleeping pose) similar to the temple at Thiruvananthapuram. Very calm and neat temple. Located in the heart of Adyar easily assessable by public transport. In the nearby air conditioned hall, during special occasions, music and bhajans programs are conducted.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ananthaa Padmanabha Swaamy Temple is located in Adyar. It is well known famous for Lord Perumal. One of the Famous and Ancient temple in Chennai. Very Peaceful temple. Easily accessible by public and private transport.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

This temple, modeled along the lines of the Thiruvananthapuram Anantha Padmanabha Swamy, is located in the heart of the city. The Moola Swamy can be seen through three doors, signifying preservation (the Lord is seen preserving/protecting Mahadeva, creation (Lord Brahma emerges from the Lord's naval) and destructin/moksha (the feet of the Lord is considered the destiny of all living beings).... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I visited this temple on the most important day of the hindu calendar ie Vaikuntha ekadasi. The temple was adorned with flowers and the arrangements for managing the crowds was excellent. We had a good darshan. The Lord is in a sleeping posture here.

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Thank Priya_T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Family members of around ten persons went and worshipped this temple. Had a nice darshan. Temple is very clean and neat. Everyone must visit this temple and get the blessings of this Perumal.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

The temple I have been visiting from the 1960s. It is a clean well kept and maintained temple, The temple has been adding more sanctums and even a marriage hall. They conduct homams on payment - which is very reasonable.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely temple , small in size but endowed with great sanctity , Moola murthi is beautiful, a miniature replica of Sri Anantha Padmanabha Swami at Trivandrum , there is place to sit and recite mantras in front of the Lord , there are sub shrines for Sri Garuda and Sri Anjaneyar, there is a lovely portrait of Sri Maha Periyava... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

The Origional Padmanaba Swamy Temple is at Trivandrum,Kerala and it is now ranked as the richest temple in the world,due to the vast treasure that has been shown to the world.I had the good fortune to be at Trivandrum from 1970 to 1976 and propose to write a Review on that Padmanabha also - with some very interesting details. This... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

A well maintained and serene temple, in which Maha Vishnu is posed in Anantha shainam posture. Vaishnavite style of poojas is done.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Lord Vishnu is in the 'Ananthasayanam' pose similar to the famous Trivandrum Padmanabhaswamy, in this quiet temple in Adyar. The Lord is beautifully decorated and adorned with flowers and jewels. Their brahmotsavam celebrations are done in a very grand manner.

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