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Dhanmeesar Sempon Kovil

Dhanmeesar Sempon Kovil is an ancient Shiva temple located at Nanganallur, Chennai District. The temple dates back about 1000 years and was built during the rule of Cholas. The principal deity is Lord Shiva in the form of Dhanmeesar. The temple has a three tiered gopuram. There is a separate shrine for Goddess Sarvamangalambikai. The Navagrahas, Bairvar and Anjaneyar are seen in the inner prakaram whereas Vinayagar is enshrined in the outer prakaram. The nearest airport is at Meenambakkam, 3 km away.

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


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