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Dandeeshwaran Temple

Dandeeshwaran Temple is located at Velachery, a fast developing residential area in south-west Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The temple enshrines a swayambhu idol of Lord Shiva, known here as Dandeeshwaran, and Goddess Parvathi as Karunambikai - an embodiment of compassion.

Other deities worshipped here are Goddess Lakshmi, Goddess Saraswathi, Goddess Durga, Nataraja and Lord Ganesh.

Mahashivaratri is celebrated here amid much pomp and splendor.

Velachery Railway Station is the nearest railhead.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Chennai
Location: Chennai    


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