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Sri Neervanna Perumal Temple is situated in the town of Thiruneermalai, Chennai, Tamilnadu.It is located on the hillock and also revered as one of the 108 Divya Desam temples,dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

History

The temple has lot of inscriptions from the Chola and later Pandyas, indicating generic contributions to the temple

how can you reach this temple
By Surface Transport

Sri Neervanna Perumal  is 10 km far from Tambaram, Chennai. Bus facility is available from Pallavaram and other important cities. The temple is just 5 km from Pallavaram.

Nearest Railway Station to reach Sri Neervanna Perumal Temple is Pallavaram Railway Station, Egmore.

By Air

Nearest Airport to reach Sri Neervanna Perumal Temple is Chennai Meenambakkam airport.

Map

Sri Neervanna Perumal Temple Thiru Neermalai

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Temple Legend

Brahmanda Purana refers this place Todatri, meaning a mountain surrounded by water. Thiruneermalai, the modern Tamil name also means a sacred mountain surrounded by water. Among the eight sacred Vishnu temples where he manifested himself called "Ashtaswayamvaka Kshetra". As per Hindu legend, sage Valmiki, after composing the epic Ramayana, worshipped Ranganatha at the top of the hill. When he came downhills, he wanted to have a view of Rama, who appeared for the devotee. Lakshmi appeared as Sita, Adi Seshan appeared as Lakshmana, Vishnu's shankha as Bharatha, Sudarshana chakra as Shatrugun and Garuda in the form of Hanuman.

Extra Information

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Kalva Perumal temple

Vadapalani Andavar Temple

Timings and Events
Timings

8.00 AM to 12.00 and 4.00 PM to 7.30 PM.

Events

Annual Brahmmotsavam – April/May

Vasanthotsavam – May/June

Summer festival – June/July

Sani Pavithra Utsavam – September/October

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