Kapaleeshwarar temple, Mylapore is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful temples in Chennai.
Dedicated to lord Shiva, this temple has magnificent gopurams and a tank in the west. Shakti worshipped Shiva in the form of a peacock (mayil in Tamil) hence the name Mylapore. The temple was built around 7th century
I had a pleasant walk in and around the temple. Some pictures from the visit follows –
Photography is allowed after payment of a fee of Rs.25/-
Thanksgiving – Thanks a lot to my friends Senthil and Devanathan for joining me for the visit.
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This article is written by Saurabh Chatterjee. He is a professional photographer and a photography trainer. He strives to ‘make every camera-owner a great photographer’ through his photo tours and Photography workshops and Photo tours