02nd July 2017.
After dharshan of Sri Arthanareeswarar, in search of Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple on the way I had seen this Vinayagar Temple after crossing the foot over bridge. It was told that the Vinayagar on the south west corner in the inner prakaram was more than 300 years old and the temple was built latter.
The temple is facing east with a Rajagopuram of 5 tiers. Vinayagar sannadhi is immediately after the Rajagopuram since Ganapathy is the presiding deity. Sannadhi for Dhakshinamurthy, Vinayagar ( original ), Sri Valli Devasena Subramaniyar, Durgai, Suryan, Nagar, Krishnan and Palani Andavar.
The unique feature of this temple is cheppu/ bronze vikrakas of Gajalakshmi, Rishabaroodar ( Shiva and Parvathy on Rishabam), Venkatachalapathy, Hanuman, Arupadaiveedu Arumugar ( All urchavars of arupadaiveedu temples of Thiruthani, Thiruparankundram, Swamimalai, Palani, PazhamudhirCholai and ThiruChendur with their consorts ), Natarajar are in individual sannadhis.
The temple will be kept opened between 07.00 Hrs to 12.00 hrs and 17.30 Hrs to 20.30 hrs.
HOW TO REACH :
The temple on the Gangu Reddy street.
About 100 meters off Egmore High road.
On Town bus routes 17, 27B, 27E and 127B get down at Baby Hospital and the temple is about 200 meters distance.
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