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Ashtalakshmi Temple

Odaimanagar Beach Rd | Besant Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
+91 44 2446 6777
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Odaimanagar Beach Rd | Besant Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
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"besant nagar beach"
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"narrow staircase"
in 5 reviews
"beach view"
in 6 reviews
"multiple levels"
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"various forms"
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"unique architecture"
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"nagar area"
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"main shrine"
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"divine blessings"
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"lord vishnu"
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"visiting place"
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"sea side"
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"seek blessings"
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"divine place"
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"located close"
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"bay of bengal"
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"chennai visit"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a temple facing the beach..beautifully constructed..includes different forms of godess mahalakshmi..was a peaceful experience

Thank GOPIKA J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place where Mother Lakshmi resides.Was very nice seeing the different forms of Goddess LAkshmi and the Guru's were quite friendly.WEnt to the Amman Temple across and she is just beautiful and the long walk on the beach is more amazing

Thank spicyyy27
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple has stood the test of wind and tide of the sand and sea over the years, including the tsunami !

Thank Ashish D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Relatively new temple, just off the southern end of the Besantnagar beach with a number of shrines devoted to Lakshmi along with a few other shrines to other deities (one of Lakshmi along with Vishnu, one for Ganapati, one for Hanuman ...). The design of...More

Thank 13arvinds
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can see all 8 forms of Lakshmi in one temple. The steps to the each Lakshmi is steep and narrow stair case. You’ll feel blessed and amazed at the location of the place.

Thank anandnh
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

The temple has multiple levels with eight different idols of the Goddess. It is located very close to the ocean and has a very serene ambiance. Strongly recommended for those on a religious tour.

Thank RajeevP304
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I have visited this temple recently which is located just near the besant nagar beach. There are totally eight Lakshmi goddess.we worship all those by climbing through steps. Also we have a chance to see the beach view from top of the temple. So it's...More

Thank Samueljebaraj24
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Sri Ashtalakshmi Temple was established in Besant Nagar, Chennai on the coast of Bay of Bengal as per the desire of Sri Maha Periyaval of Kanchi Mutt, Sri Chandrasekara Saraswati Swamigal. The temple is huge with length and breadth of nearly 65ft and 45ft respectively....More

Thank akhilchandu
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

This temple overlooks the Beach, seek your blessings from goddess of wealth, knowledge. Ideal time to visit during evening when the weather is bit cool.

Thank Aroy22
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

As the name connotes - this temple is dedicated to worship of Goddess Lakshmi in 8 different avatars. It is very old temple, located on sea shore of Besant Nagar Beach.

Thank GrannyMaa
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Response from jiyer2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, marriages are allowed at this temple. However, it's a popular place so early booking is recommended.
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