Sunday, March 18, 2018

Jagannatha Perumal Temple, Thirumazhisai, Thiruvallur

Jagannatha Perumal Temple, Thirumazhisai, Thiruvallur
Jagannatha Perumal Temple  is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu located in Thirumazhisai Town near Chennai City in Thiruvallur District of Tamilnadu. The Temple is also called as Tirumazhisai Temple. Constructed in the Dravidian style of architecture, dedicated to Vishnu, who is worshipped as Jagannatha Perumal and his consort Lakshmi as Thirumangaivalli. The temple inscription reveals its existence from the date back to 12th century.  Though the Temple is not listed in the Dhivya Desams, it is considered as Abhimana Sthalam. The temple is maintained and administered by the Hindu Religious and Endowment Board of the Government of Tamil Nadu.





The temple is believed to be the birthplace of Thirumalisai Alvar, one of the twelve Azhwars whose work is compiled as Divya Prabandha, the early medieval Tamil canon of the Azhwar saints from the 6th–9th centuries AD. There is a separate sannidhi for Thirumazhisai Azhwar in this temple. This temple is one of the three Jagannatha Kshetrams and is referred as Madhya Jagannatha Kshetram. Puri is the Uthra Jagannatha Kshetram and Thirupullani near Rameswaram is the Dakshina Jagannatha Kshetram.





Legends
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History
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The Temple
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Temple Opening Time
The temple remains open from 7.30 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. and from 4.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m.
Worship Practices & Festivals
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Prayers
Devotees use to have a dip in Bhrigu Theertham and worship the Lord for release from sins. They pray to Mother seeking child boon and prosperity. They worship Mother Vaishnavi holding discus and conch offering garlands for removal of obstacles in wedding talks. Realizing their wishes, devotees perform Tirumanjanam to Lord and Mother and offer archanas with Tulsi leaves.
Contact
Jagannatha Perumal Temple,
Thirumazhisai, Thiruvallur District
Phone: +91 44 2681 0542
Mobile: +91 96001 81449 
Connectivity
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