Published On: 21 September 2016 10:06 am

Brindharanya Kshetram – Sri Parthasarathy Koil Thiruvallikeni Sthalapuranam


The Parthasarathy Temple is an 8th century Hindu Vaishnavite temple dedicated to Lord Krishna, located at Triplicane, Chennai. It is one among the 108 divyadesams or holy abodes of Lord Vishnu. Lord Krishna is worshipped in the name ‘Parthasarathy’ in this temple, which means in Sanskrit, ‘charioteer of Arjuna’. It was originally built by the Pallavas in the 8th century by king Narasimhavarman I. One of the distinguishing features of is that it has four of the incarnations or avatars of Vishnu: Narasimha, Rama, Varaha and Krishna. There are shrines for Sri Vedhavalli Thayaar, Sri Ranganatha, Sri Rama, Sri Gajendra Varadharaja Swamy, Narasimha, Sri Andal, Sri Anjaneya, Alwars, Ramanuja, Swami Manavala Mamunigal and Vedanthachariar. There are separate entrances for Lord Parthasarathy and Lord Narasimha.

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  1. Adiyen says:

    Swami adiyen dasan. Could you kindly tell which book this tamil text is extracted from. Some of the elders can’t read on screen. Adiyen

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Brindharanya Kshetram – Sri Parthasarathy Koil Thiruvallikeni Sthalapuranam