Monday, November 1, 2021

Chozhanthangal Shiva Temple, Chengalpattu

Chozhanthangal Shiva Temple, Chengalpattu

Chozhanthangal Shiva Temple is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located in Chozhanthangal village near Kayar in Vandalur Taluk in Chengalpattu District of Tamil Nadu. This Temple is a small shed housing a Shiva Linga without the avudaiyar. The Bana Linga was huge in size. The base of the Linga could not be found even after digging around 10 feet depth. The Linga seems to the remnant of an ancient temple once stood in this place.


Chozhanthangal Shiva Temple,

Chozhanthangal, Thiruporur Taluk,

Chengalpattu District – 603 110

Mobile: +91 78711 52813 / 97910 08175 / 90805 62340


The Temple is located at about 3 Kms from Kayar, 10 Kms from Mambakkam Koot Road, 11 Kms from Mambakkam, 11 Kms from Kelambakkam, 12 Kms from Thiruporur, 14 Kms from Pudupakkam, 21 Kms from Guduvanchery, 23 Kms from Guduvanchery Railway Station, 24 Kms from Vandalur, 28 Kms from Chengalpattu, 29 Kms from Tambaram, 30 Kms from Chengalpattu Junction Railway Station, 37 Kms from Chennai Airport and 47 Kms from Chennai. The Temple is situated at about 10 Kms from Mambakkam Koot Road on the way to Kayar on Vandalur to Kelambakkam route. Buses plying on Tambaram to Kayar route stops at Chozhanthangal.