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Sri Parthasarathy Temple

Singarachari Street, Chennai (Madras) 600005, India
+91 44 2844 2462
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Hindu religious temple

It is one of the famous Temple in Chennai. One may visit and get Lord blessings. Good public... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Chennai (Madras), India
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The Parthasarathy (Charioteer of Arjuna) Temple amidst the bustle and rustle of Triplicane with its... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chennai (Madras), India
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Close to Marina Beach, yet another architectural wonder from the 8th century can be part of the itinerary. An intricate pyramid-shaped rajagopuram (dome) stands prominently and is the main feature of the temple. As anecdotes go, the British were unable to pronounce the original name, Thiriallikeni, and rechristened it Triplicane.
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Singarachari Street, Chennai (Madras) 600005, India
+91 44 2844 2462
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is one of the famous Temple in Chennai. One may visit and get Lord blessings. Good public transport is available from all part of the city.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Parthasarathy (Charioteer of Arjuna) Temple amidst the bustle and rustle of Triplicane with its roads and lanes strewed with cows - the Temple itself serene inside even amid the ever-present rush of devotees is one of the most significant and famed temples of Chennai....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is often not realised by the world outside BhArath, how great a spiritual place is BhArath, in having embraced and accepted all the only possible three basic spiritual beliefs, when such a thing is still taboo or unthinkable or blasphemous in many other pArts...More

Thank chithambe
Reviewed 1 week ago

A vainava temple with all facilities. Divine deity in standing position with THAAYAR by the side. Heavy crowd on Saturdays. Free dharsan may take more than 2 hours. Quick Dharsan ( Seekkara Dharsan ) tickets at Rs, 25/- and 100 available. Ancient temple at Triplicane...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go here for an instant sense of peace and to look at the architecture of the ancient times. Lovely cool place

Thank motyer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ancient temple of Sarathi of Parth i.e. Shree Krishna; near Marina beach of Chennai. All the temples in Chennai are remain closed between 12:00 Noon to 04:00 PM; so plan accordingly.

Thank Gaurang S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Parthasarathy Temple in Triplicane, Chennai is one of the ancient and famous temples in Chennai City. Partha Sarathy means the driver for Parthan i.e Arjunan in the Gurushethra war in Hindu Mythology (Maha Bharatham). It is a Temple of Lord KRISHNA who has driven...More

Thank Swami1939
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very ancient temple near the famous Marina beach of Chennai. This temple is dedicated to lord Krishna an avatar of Lord Vishnu. In the great epic, Mahabaratha, Lord Krishna drives the chariot of Arjuna, also known a Partha. So Lord Krishna gets the name...More

Thank Chandrasekaran N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the oldest Vaishnava temple in Chennai, Triplicane, dedicated to Lord Krishna, Charioteer of Arjuna,called Sri Parthasarathy, according to Mahabarath. The architectural beauty of Dravidian style is also a major attraction. There are some stone inscriptions found beneath the temple premises, found during a...More

Thank Chander M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lord himself is so gracious and the speciality here is the Lord Vishnu has Mushtache here. Very Divine one must visit

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Shruthi T
27 August 2017|
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morning 5 to12 evening 4 to 9
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Response from mukundsaarang | Reviewed this property |
There is no cloak room to keep Suitcase. But U can leave shoes in d shops nearby. It will be safe.
Sundaram R
12 December 2016|
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Response from baskara2015 | Reviewed this property |
Non-Hindus are allowed allowed inside the temple of course after taking special permission. But westerners if they are Hindus they can have dharshan without restriction. Normally one is allowed up to the sanctum and not... More