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Kapaleeshwar Temple

Mylapore, Chennai (Madras) 600004, India
+91 94443 27475
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This ancient shrine to Shiva is centrally located and among the area’s most popular landmarks.
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

That's the only place in Chennai I could visit in this short stay but it's worth it. Amazingly colorful and lots of details makes it a must visit. The only drawback is that non Hindu are not allowed into the temple so you can see...More

Thank AmosBer
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Located in the heart of the city,Mylapore, this is the oldest temple in Chennai dedicated to Lord Shiva and his consort. the approach to the temple is marked by flower and fruits shop on either sides. the fragrance that emanates from these shops adds to...More

Thank 297hemalathas
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This was our first visit to this wonderful and unique temple situated in Mylapore, one of Chennai's most pious areas with the Ramakrishna Mutt also being in the same neighborhood. We were smitten by this location as well as the Temple as soon as we...More

Thank ksriram_05
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I went to this temple with my parent after reading about it on Google. This is located far from where I was staying (Triplicane). The temple however was very quite and very less crowded. I loved the experience for this very reason! I was having...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Glories to the supreme power and the great people for the excellency of this beautiful temple. ......

Thank valiantvimal
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Excellent place for Shiva's worship. Right from the entrance I could notice the ancient vibes and energy.

Thank Varunkumar M
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Must visit sites in chennai. Doesn't take more than 45 mins in total for darshan. It might get real hot so don't forget to carry some water.

Thank Abhinav K
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This was the first of many temples we visited on our tour of south India and one of the most memorable. It was beautiful and our guide was most informative

Thank Bigmo44jon
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Located in Mylapore, this is one of the famous temples in Chennai. the temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Thank ravibhutan
Reviewed 6 April 2017

It is one of the oldest temples in Chennai (Mylapore) and a must visit for travelers. Being a resident of Mylapore, I am fortunate to visit the temple at least twice a week. Every year, a 10 day panguni (tamil month that falls between mid...More

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morning 5:30 to 12 evening- 5-9 pm