Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Thursday, December 12, 2019

Vishnu temple near Chennai’s cultural hub

 

 

 

 

 

At this temple, Lord Vishnu reclines on a five-hooded Adisesha with Goddesses Lakshmi and Bhudevi near the feet and Brahma emanating from the navel.

 

 

 

Name of vimanam – The vimana above the main sanctum is called Srinivasa Vimana

 

 

 

Goddess Lakshmi – This deity is worshipped as Alarmelmangai Thayar.

 

 

 

Important festival – Annual Brahmotsavam is celebrated for 10 days in the Tamil month of Panguni (mid-March-mid-April).

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source: The New Indian Express, 10 October 2019, Chennai.