November 20, 2010

Hanuman Temple, Ashok Nagar, Chennai, India

Ashok Nagar locality in Chennai city of South India is one of the busiest areas of the city. There is a famous temple dedicated for Lord Hanuman aka Anjaneya located in this area.

Lord Hanuman temple of Ashok Nagar is located in the 53rd street of Ashok Nagar area in Chennai city. This temple was built recently; however, it has become very popular in and around Ashok Nagar area. Lord Hanuman, the great devotee of Lord Rama, is also called as Anjaneya. There are few temples in Chennai dedicated for Lord Hanuman. Ashok Nagar Hanuman temple has become one of those few popular temples of Chennai city dedicated to Lord Hanuman.

Hanuman Temple, Ashok Nagar, Chennai


Lord Hanuman temple of Ashok Nagar is maintained very well and looks neat and tidy. The main shrine has the big idol of Lord Hanuman - around 20 feet. There is a shrine for Lord Ganesha. There is also a shrine for Bharat Mata (Mother India). This is very rare to find the idol of Mother India worshipped as a Goddess in South Indian temple.

You will definitely get the religious vibration when you find yourself in front of the gigantic image of Lord Hanuman in this temple. When you pass by Ashok Nagar area, ensure that you visit this temple for sure.

Happy travelling.

Fast Facts:
Site Name: Hanuman Temple 
Site Type: Hindu Temple
Location: Ashok Nagar area, Chennai city, Tamil Nadu state, India 
Highlights: A famous Hanuman temple in Chennai
Nearest Railway Station: Chennai - well connected from the cities/towns all over India
Nearest Airport: Chennai has both national and international airports
How to reach: Easily reachable by road, train, and flight
Hotel: Many star hotels, luxury hotels/resorts, and budget hotels are available in Chennai
Restaurants: All options - vegetarian, non-vegetarian, Chinese, South Indian, Gujarati, North Indian, Punjabi,....- you can find everything in Chennai city


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