SITHAMOOR PERUMAL TEMPLE

This perumal temple is situated in Sithamoor, 18 KM from Mathuranthagam on Melmaruvathur-Seyyur road. The Presiding deity is called Sri Aadhikesava Perumal along with Sridevi and Bhoodvi. Another deity of Sri Aadhikesava Perumal with His consorts is also enshrined facing northern direction in sanctum sanctorum. There is also a sannadhi for Sri Anjaneyar. A temple tank is nearby. Daily one time puja is performed here. For contact Sri Ramesh-9791699715, Sri Radhakrishnan-9790778334. Buses from Mathuranthagam to Seeyyur are available to reach here

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ZAMIN ENDATHUR PERUMAL TEMPLE

Sridevi Boodevi sametha Sri Devaraja Perumal temple is located in Zamin Endathur village, near Mathuranthagam of Kanchipuram district. The temple belongs to Thenkalai sect and daily abhishegam is performed after taking water from the temple tank. The stone temple has many sculptures on its wall. The temple is well maintained and for contact Sri Sivanandam-9894388462, Sri Krishnan-9943901078, Sri Selvaraj-9597000842. Mathuranthagam is at a distance of 13 KM. Bus route Mathuranthagam to Seyyur(T8) Chennai to Seyyur(83).

 

PULIYARANANKOTTAI PERUMAL TEMPLE

At a distance of 7 KM from Mathuranthagam, Sri Lakshmi Narasimmar temple is located in Puliyaranankottai village. Sri Chakrathazhvar, Garudan, Vinayagar, Ramar Padham, Anjaneyar are other shrines in the temple. The temple is well maintained and regular pujas are performed. For contact Sri Ramalingam-9751579701, Sri Kothandaraman-9344165969. Buses from Mathuranthagam to Pavunjur, Koovathur, Seyyur are coming to this place.

 

KAVATHUR PERUMAL TEMPLE

A Perumal temple is located in Kavadur village, near Mathuranthagam of Kanchipuram district. The Presiding deity is Sri Adhikesava Perumal with Sridevi and Bhoodevi. Sri Ambujavalli Thayar has a separate sannadhi in the prakaram. Other deities are Sri Krishnar, Sri Andal and Garudan. The temple is following Vaikanasa agamam. The alankara mandapam which is in bad state needs to be set right. Daily puja and rituals are performed here. All festivals related to Perumal temple are celebrated here. For contact Sri Kothandaraman-9965727577, Sri Vijayanarayanan-90258 43263. Bus route: Mathuranthagam to Thachur(T6, T10, 74)

  

MEYYUR PERUMAL TEMPLE

Location: Meyyur, near Chengalpattu
Presiding deity: Sridevi Bhoodevi sametha Sundararajar
Urchavar: Sri Sudararaja Perumal
Thayar: Sri Sundaravalli Thayar
This temple dates back to 1000 years and located on the south bank of Palar river. The Moolavar is enshrined under Ananda Vimanam. Pancharathra Agamam is followed here. Sri Sundaravalli Thayar is enshrined in a separate enclosure and Sri Andal Sannadhi on the right side prakaram. The idols of Sri Viswaksenar, Nammazhvar, Ramanujar, Thirumangai Azhvar, Manavala Mamunigal are also present. The temple is well maintained and pujas are performed twice in a day. The temple is open 7 to 11 in the morning and 5 to 7 in the evening. Every year Thirukkalyana Urchavam is celebrated with a lack archanai on the tamil month Thai. Contact phone numbers Sri Gopalakrishna Bhattar-9444330122. Meyyur at a distanc of 9 KM from Changalpattu is located to the west of Mamandur on Chennai-Trichy national highway.

 

 

PILAPPUR PERUMAL TEMPLE

Location: Pilappur, near Chengalpattu
Presiding Deity: Sri Keerthinarayana Perumal with Sridevi, Sri Bhoodevi
Thayar: Sri Malarmangai Thayar
This perumal temple is about 1400 years old and belongs to Then Kalai. It follows Pancharathra Agamam. In the main mandapam various embossed figures on the pillars are worth mentioning. Other shrines dedicated to Sri Kothanda Ramar, Narasimmar, Andal, Udayavar and Anjaneyar also exist.. There is a separate sannadhi for Sri Malarmangai Thayar in the prakaram. Once in a day puja is conducted. There are four sacred theerthams to this temple. For details contact Sri Kannan Bhattar-8344631061, Sri Prabhakaran-9444896503. Bus route: Chengalpattu to Pilappur( (T20). Chengalpattu is at a distance of 13 KM.

  

  

ATHIYUR PERUMAL TEMPLE

This Perumal temple exists in Athiyur village, 9 KM from Chengalpattu. Sri Lakshminarayana Perumal with Lakshimi devi on his lap is giving dharsham to the devotees. Sri Mahalakshmi Thayar and Sri Andal are having separate sannadhis in the prakaram. Sri Ramanujar, Sri Nammazhvar, Sri Manavala Mamunigal shrines are also in the temple. The temple has been renovated in the year 2009. Daily pujas are conducted once in a day. For contact Sri Vijayaraghavan-9444120008,9080330958. Several buses from Chengalpattu- Pinayur, Orakattupettai, Arumpuliyur, Pilappur are coming here.

  

PAZHAYANUR PERUMAL TEMPLE

This Perumal temple is located in Pazhayanur village,, 12 KM from Mathuranthagam and 13 KM from Cheengalpattu. Sri Varadharaja Perumal with Sridevi and Bhoodevi is the presiding deity. Sri Sundaravalli Thayar and Sri Andal are in a separate shrine in the prakaram. Perumal, Thayarr, Andal and Anjaneyar idols are made up by herbs. Hence thirumanjam is not performed here. Sri Narasimmar, Chakrath Azhvar, Sri Dhanvanthri, Sri Anjaneeyar and Garudan are also in the temple. For contact Sri Sathyanarayanan-9884033182. Twice in a day puja rituals are done. ..Buses from Tambaram to Thachur(81V), Chunambedu and Chengalpattu to Thachur (24, T4) are coming here.

 

THIRUMALAI VAIYAVUR PERUMAL TEMPLE

Location: Thirumalai Vaiyavur, near Mathuranthagam

Presiding deity: Sri Prasanna Venkatesa Perumal

Thayar: Sridevi, Bhoodevi, Sri Alamelumangai, Padmavathy

Urchavar: Srinivasa Perumal, Sri Kallapiran

Vimanam: Ananda vimanam

Agamam: Vaikanasam

The temple is located on a small hill with road access. The hill is also calld Thirumalai and it is considered south Thirupathi. A king of Thondai mandalam, a staunch devotee of Lord Vekatesaperumal, once fought a battle with his enemies in which the Lord helped his devotee for victory. The Lord Venkatesa Perumal graced the king with his divine dharshan and gave instruction to build a temple here.

Other shrines are Sri Chakrathazhvar, Ramar, Andal, Krishnar, Anjaneyar and Azhvars. Pujas are performed thrice in a day. Thare are two Bramma urchavams celebrated, one in the tamil month of Chithirai and another in Purattasi. Theertham here is called bramma theertham. Thirumalai Vaiyavur is located just 4 KM to the west of Padalam koot road. Buses going to Vedanthangal from Chengalpattu and Chennai are passing through this village. For more details contact Sri Devaraj Battar-9443239005, Sri Parthasarathy- 9994095187.

  

LAKSHMINARAYANAPURAM PERUMAL TEMPLE

LOCATION: Lakshminarayanapuram, near Mathuranthagam

DEITY: Sri Lakshminarayanar

This temple has been renovated recently having a new look. The presiding deity Sri Lakshminarayanar with Sri Lakshmi devi on his lap is giving dharshan in sanctum. Others deities Sri Lakshminarasimmar, Lakshmihayagreevar, Sri garudan are also in the temple. Daily one time pooja is conducted. Rivar Palaru is the theertham of this temple. For contact Sri Kannan-9698510956, Sundaramurthy-9003487431. This temple is located 10 KM from Padalam koot road and 25 KM from Chengalpattu.

 

MATHURANTHAGAM SRI RAMAR TEMPLE

Sri Eri Katha Ramar temple on the bank of Mathuranthagam lake, the second largest in Taminadu, is located at the centre of Mathuranthagam town. The Presiding Sri Ramar with Sita devi, Lakshmanar and Anjaneyar is great to pray and worship. The Urchavar Sri Karunakara Perumal with Sridevi and Bhoodevi is also seen in front of the presiding deity. The temple is a big one has shrines of Andal, Chakrathazhvar, Narasimmar, Ramanujar, Periyanambigal. This is the place where Sri Ramanujar was initiated to Sanyasa by his guru Sri Periya Nambigal. During British rule era Sri Ramar and Lakshmanar were guarding the lake , when the Collector of Chengalpattu , came down to monitor the lake level This incident was recorded by the collecter. Legend goes that when Rama is returning from Lanka after defeating Ravana, He alighted here to have the dharshan of Sri Vibanda Maharishi. In memory of this episode, every year on Kanum Ponga day, Sri Ramar with Sita and Lakshmanar used to visit the neibouring Karunkuzhi village, where the ashram of Vibanda Maharishi was existed.

Every day 6 time pujas are conducted. The temple follows pancharathra agama and vimanam is pushpagam. All festivals related to Vaishnava temple are celebrated. For more details contact Sri Krishna Bhattar-7708886360, Sri Seshadri-97868 66800. Mathuranthagam is well connected by road and rail.

 

ECHUR PERUMAL TEMPLE

Sri Lakshminarayana Perumal temple is found at Echur village, just 6 KM from Thirukazhukundram, Chengapattu district. Sri Lakshmidevi thayar is seated on the lap of Perumal. There is a separate shrine of Sri Mahalakshmi thayar in the prakaram. Temple is well maintained and regular pujas are going on. For contact Sri Balakrishnan-9444608918, Sri Manikandan-8754424480. Sri Sthala Sayana Perumal of Mahabalipuram used to visit here on kanum pongal day every year.

 

THENPAKKAM PERUMAL TEMPLE

Thenpakkam village is located near Acharapakkam, where a Perumal temple exists. The ancient temple was totally dilapidated and an a new temple is erected. The Presiding deity is Sri Varadharaja Perumal with Sridevi and Bhoodevi Thayar. One time puja is performed.For contact Sri Venugopal-8870504451, Sri Adhimoolam-9585620921. Acharapakkam is just 2 KM from here.

 

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