Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Aadhikesava Perumal Temple, Illalur, Chengalpattu

Aadhikesava Perumal Temple, Illalur, Chengalpattu

Aadhikesava Perumal Temple is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu located in Illalur Village in Thiruporur Taluk in Chengalpattu District of Tamil Nadu. Presiding deity is called as Aadhikesava Perumal and Mother is called as Amirthavalli Thayar. The temple follows Vaikhanasa agama.

The Temple

This temple is facing towards east. Balipeedam, Dhwaja Sthambam and Garuda can be seen facing towards the sanctum. The temple consists of sanctum, antrala, ardha mandapam and mukha mandapam. Dvarapalas Jayan and Vijayan guards the entrance of the sanctum. The sanctum enshrines the presiding deity, Aadhikesava Perumal along with his consort Amirthavalli Thayar. He holds prayoga chakra in his hand. Shrines and idols of Anjaneyar, Andal, Udaiyavar, Nammazhvar, Vishwakasena and Chakrattazhvar can be seen in the temple premises. There is a large temple tank situated on the northern side of the temple. 


Uriyadi Utsavam is celebrated in a grand manner during Krishna Jayanthi.


Aadhikesava Perumal Temple,

Illalur – 603 110

Thiruporur Taluk,

Chengalpattu District

Mobile: +91 89399 45775


The temple is located at about 3.5 Kms from Thiruporur, 4 Kms from Thiruporur Bus Stand, 11 Kms from Kelambakkam, 23 Kms from Chengalpattu and 25 Kms from Chengalpattu Junction Railway Station. The temple is situated at about 3.5 Kms from Thiruporur on Thiruporur to Chengalpattu route.