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Marundeeswarar Temple

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Thiruvanmiyur | Near Beach of Bay of Bangal, Chennai, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of the old temple of Lord Shiva.We can reach this temple though buses and local transport. Chariot to take god outside during festival is nice. Best place to visit this temple is during festivals.It is very peaceful location there and you get...More

Thank soubhiknaskar4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I do visit Marundeeswarar temple from time to time and love the spiritual experience. The main sanctum sanctorium, a few hundred years old, is serene. It is well worth a visit and is one of Chennai's hidden gems.

Thank RVBurrells
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Small but beautiful ancient temple near sea shore of thiruvanmiyur. Shiva parvathy marriage darshan was given by Lord shiva in this temple to sage Agasthiya as Agasthiar was not able to attend marriage Shiva Parvathy Marriage at Kailash. Must visit temple @ Chennai

Thank Saravanan2014
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Marandeeshwara temple is a Shiva temple with a long history, Valmiki is said to have prayed to Lord Shiva here before he wrote the Ramayana. This temple has been referred in Tamil literature and has references from the 7th century. Beautifully built on a large...More

Thank WayfarerIndia
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Shiva temple, in Thiruvanmiyur. Marundhu in Tamil means Medicine. Old Temple with rich history. Must visit place.

Thank yogesh g
Reviewed 30 March 2017

To just enter the temple, you may have to make your way through dense traffic of Buses, Share Autos and vendors. Very old temple in Thiruvanmiyur area, frequented by neighborhood people. Gets crowded on weekends and festive occasions,.

Thank krazikams
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

I visited this Temple recently. It's obviously a relic. Some of the shrines made of cut stone are quite obviously antique. The main towers and statuary are very well preserved. You get the best of both worlds. There is less of a drive to pressure...More

Thank Iratdog
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Marundeeswarar Temple is located in Thiruvanmiyur. It is well known famous for Lord Shiva. One of the Famous and Ancient temple in Chennai. Very Peaceful temple. Easily accessible by public and private transport.

Thank Kishore P
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Very old shiva temple. The temple has a sacred tree too apart from the idols such as Lord Vishnu,Lakshmi,Surya and there is a legend about the tree saying that Lord Shiva actually appeared there. Must see temple in chennai.

Thank mrvradhika
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Ancient Temple of Siva. It was originally built in 7th Century I believe and later renovated in 11th Century. Here Lord Siva is considers as the God of Medicine. It's believed that people with any kind of disease, once prayed here will be cure of...More

Thank KashyapVissa
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