Maduramangalam, originally called Mazhalaimangalam, is 60 km from Chennai
and 15 km from Sriperumbudur
. It is the birthplace of Sri Embaar, a great Vaishnava Acharya and cousin of Ahcarya Ramanuja
The village has a temple dedicated to Sri Vaikunta Perumal and Sri Embaar Swamy. Maduramangalam lies north of Sunkuvar Chatram.