June 12, 2011

Kali Bari Temple

Kali Bari temple is a popular temple in Kolkata city of West Bengal state in India. Similar to that Kali Bari temple, there is a small temple dedicated to Kali Bari temple in Chennai city of South India. This temple was constructed by the Bengali population in Chennai city.

Kali Bari Temple
Kali Bari temple located in Umapathy Street of West Mambalam area resembles the structure of a typical Bengal temple. This white marble temple has Kali as the presiding deity. There is a small meditation hall which is very peaceful. This beautiful and well maintained temple also has the shrines of Ganesha and Shiv Linga. The bronze idol of Kali is also found in this temple. The marble idols of Ramakrishna Paramahansa and Sarada Devi are found near the entrance of the main shrine.

Visit this unique temple of Chennai when you happen to go to Mambalam area.

Happy travelling.

Fast Facts:
Site Name: Kali Bari Temple
Site Type: Hindu Temple
Location:  West Mambalam, Chennai city, Tamil Nadu state, India 
Highlights: A Bengali temple in Tamil Nadu

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 from any part of the city; local train facility is also available in West Mambalam
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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