Friday, September 23, 2016

Kariya Manicka Perumal Temple, Cheyyur, Chengalpattu

Kariya Manicka Perumal Temple, Cheyyur, Chengalpattu

Kariya Manicka Perumal Temple is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu located in Cheyyur Town in Cheyyur Taluk in Chengalpattu District of Tamil Nadu. Presiding Deity is called as Kariya Manicka Perumal and Mother is called as Perundevi Thayar. The temple situated close to the Cheyyur Kandasamy Temple.


The Temple is believed to be built by Vijayanagara Emperor Krishna Devaraya. Cheyyur was known as Jayamkonda Chola Nallur and Virarajendra Nallur during Chola period.

The Temple

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Kariya Manicka Perumal Temple,

Cheyyur – 603 302

Chengalpattu District

Mobile: +91 97875 81323 / 94431 73571


The Temple is located at about 500 metres from Cheyyur Bus Stand, 5 Kms from Cheyyur ECR Junction Bus Stop, 16 Kms from Alamparai Fort, 23 Kms from Melmaruvathur, 23 Kms from Melmaruvathur Railway Station, 27 Kms from Maduranthakam, 50 Kms from Mahabalipuram, 50 Kms from Chengalpattu, 57 Kms from Puducherry, 102 Kms from Chennai Airport and 104 Kms from Chennai. Direct buses are available from Maduranthakam to reach Cheyyur. Devotees can also take ECR bound buses to Puducherry and need to get down at Cheyyur ECR Junction Bus Stop or Ellaiamman Bus Stop after Koovathur. The temple is situated at about 5 Kms from this Bus Stop. Share Autos are available from this Bus Stop to reach the temple.