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Ashtalakshmi Temple

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Odaimanagar Beach Rd | Besant Nagar, Chennai 600090, India
+91 44 2446 6777
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Private Half Day Chennai Tour including Sunset at Marina Beach with Dinner
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Odaimanagar Beach Rd | Besant Nagar, Chennai 600090, India
Besant Nagar
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"besant nagar beach"
in 43 reviews
"narrow staircase"
in 5 reviews
"beach view"
in 6 reviews
"multiple levels"
in 2 reviews
"early morning or late evening"
in 2 reviews
"divine blessings"
in 2 reviews
"lord vishnu"
in 6 reviews
"seek blessings"
in 2 reviews
"peaceful environment"
in 2 reviews
"divine place"
in 5 reviews
"architectural marvel"
in 2 reviews
"chennai visit"
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"located close"
in 2 reviews
"bay of bengal"
in 4 reviews
"unique experience"
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"sea breeze"
in 3 reviews
"nice place to visit"
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Reviewed yesterday

Eight avatars of Goddess Lakshmi can be seen in Ashtalakshmi temple.Very approachable, avoid LB road route. You can try beach road or kalashetra route to avoid city traffic. Evening would be awesome. Don't go for paid dharshan as the free dharshan and paid dharshan are...More

Thank SachuChachu
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Place although is located at Sea Shore, but constructed with due diligence and care to keep holiness in mind; which is why it looks like an architectural marvel. Requested herewith to go in the evening time.

Thank Prasad B
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

it is one of the temple which locating in the sea shore, a nice place to visit and worship, recently a kumbhabishekam were also done for this temple, a nice place to visit with family.

Thank vasan224
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Very nice and Large temple. To have all 8 Ammas darshan it requires lot of walk. Go in the early morning or late evening during summer.

Thank Sreekanth M
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Maintained well and clean temple. must visit place for pilgrims visiting chennai. friendly atmosphere ans ideal place for meditation

Thank tyag_1984
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

a two store temple or relatively recent origin which as eight avatars of Maa and you go to each one in a sequence. The view of the beach from the second storey is awesome. Is much revered locally.

Thank neeleshkulkarni
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

It is a temple facing the beach..beautifully constructed..includes different forms of godess mahalakshmi..was a peaceful experience

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

The place where Mother Lakshmi resides.Was very nice seeing the different forms of Goddess LAkshmi and the Guru's were quite friendly.WEnt to the Amman Temple across and she is just beautiful and the long walk on the beach is more amazing

Thank spicyyy27
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

This temple has stood the test of wind and tide of the sand and sea over the years, including the tsunami !

Thank Ashish D
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Relatively new temple, just off the southern end of the Besantnagar beach with a number of shrines devoted to Lakshmi along with a few other shrines to other deities (one of Lakshmi along with Vishnu, one for Ganapati, one for Hanuman ...). The design of...More

Thank 13arvinds
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MSha_2010
12 April 2018|
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Response from balasubramanian16847 | Reviewed this property |
No specific dress code. Western dress code with decent attire allowed.
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suseelasivasekar
1 July 2017|
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Response from jiyer2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, marriages are allowed at this temple. However, it's a popular place so early booking is recommended.
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