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Nanganallur Anjaneyar Temple – Hanuman Temple at Nanganallur in Chennai

Viswaroopa Adhivyadhihara Sri Bhaktha Anjaneya Swamy at Nanganallur in Chennai is popularly known Nanganallur Anjaneyar Temple. This famous Hanuman Temple is around 10 km from city center and around 5 km from Chennai International Airport. The temple houses a huge 32 feet Hanman murti. The temple complex has a subsidiary shrine dedicated to Ram Parivar – Sri Ram, Lakshman, Mata Sita and Hanuman. Other subsidiary shrines here are the ones dedicated to Nagas, Ganesha, Lord Krishna and Rukmini. It is very rare to find a Krishna shrine in a Hanuman kovil. The popular belief is that those who offer prayers here will be blessed with good health.