19th February, 2018.
While searching the google map, I came across this temple and the name made me curious to learn more about this temple. Also one of the priest of a Mariamman temple of Mambalam advised me to Visit this temple.
Deity : Sri Kali
Some of the important features of this temple are...
This temple is facing west with tall vimanas looks like north Indian architecture, with an entrance arch from the south. The main Sanctum is in the ground level. At the entrance sannadhi for Sri Ramakrishnar and on the right Sri Saradha Mata. In the prakara sannadhi for Durgai, Bhavanieswar and Bhavani nandan ( Vinayagar )
Annadhanakoodam is on the back, Mandapa and Rooms, Library are in front. Apart from regular poojas, special poojas like Chandi Homam on every amabashya days, Astami Homam, Kali Homam, Maha Shiv Rathri, Bengali new year, Tamil new Year, Deepavali, Navaratri Golu Utsav are conducted.
Annadhanam is provided twice in a day ie 09.00 hrs and 12.00 hrs. Free eye camps are organised with eye hospitals every month. Free medical check up also conducted regularly. The temple has the guest house to accommodate the out station pilgrims at a nominal cost. Study and literature competitions are conducted for children.
The temple was started by the devotees of Bengal residing in Chennai in the year 1981 and maintained by them only.
The temple will be kept opened between 05.45 Hrs to 12.00 hrs and 16.00 hrs to 21.00 hrs.
The land line of the temple is +91 44 24837170 and the office bearers are Nilanjan Chakrabarthy Hirok Ghosh and Goutham pype.
E mail address email@example.com and
Web site : www.madraskalibari.org
HOW TO REACH:
The address of the temple : No 12, Umapathi Street, extn, West mambalam, Chennai 600033
About 2 KM from Mambalam sub-urban railway station.
Pic Courtesy – Temple web site
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