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Parthasarathy Temple at Triplicane Timings – Opening and Closing Time of Chennai Parthasarathy Temple

ParthasarathyTemple located at Triplicane at Chennai in Tamil Nadu is dedicated to Hindu God Sri Krishna. Temple opening and Morning puja is from 5:30 AM. Temple closing and Evening puja is at 9:00 AM.  Detail puja timings of ParthasarathyTemple at Triplicane is given below:
Morning – Deity darshan is from 6:00 PM to 12:00 PM Evening – Deity darshan is from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Thirumanja Kudam – Bringing of holy water to bathe the murti – 5:30 AM Suprabhatham – 5:55 AM First Darshan of Lord – Vishwaroopa Darshan – 6:00 AM Offerings – 6:15 AM Kala Sandhi Theertham – 8:00 AM Noon puja – 11:00 AM Closing in the noon – 12:00 PM
Evening prayers – 4:00 PM Daily evening prayer – 6:00 PM Offerings – 7:30 PM Closing prayers – 9:00 PM
There will be change in schedule time during festivals and other occasions.

Bharat Temple, Rishikesh - Bharat Mandir

Bharat Temple at Rishikesh is dedicated to Hindu God Vishnu and is named after Bharat, the younger brother of Sri Ram. This is one of the oldest temples in Rishikesh and is located at the Triveni Ghat on the banks of Ganga River. Adi Shankaracharya is believed to have installed the murti here.

Legend has it that Vishnu gave darshan to Sage Raibhya here. It is also believed that Bharat and Shatrugna meditated on the spot. The temple was visited by Pandavas who were on their final journey to the Himalayas.
Although the temple is dedicated to Vishnu, there are murtis of Shiva.
The main murti of Vishnu worshipped in the temple is carved out from a single Shaligram.
Another highlight in the temple is a Shri Yantra believed to have been installed by Adi Shankaracharya.
There are also shrines of Ganesha and Bal Krishna here.
The most important days at the temple are Basant Panchami and Akshaya Tritiya. On Basant Panchami, the main murti (Shaligram) is taken out in procession to the Mayakund…