Agastheeswarar Temple is located at Villivakkam in Chennai city in the State of Tamilnadu.
Lord Agastheeswarar is an incarnation of Lord Shiva.
This temple is one among the Navagraha temples of Chennai (or Thondai Mandalam).
The temples are as follows
Pushparatheswarar Temple, Gnayiru Gramam (Surya Sthalam)
Bheemeshwarar Temple , Mudichur (Chandra Stahalam)
Agastheeswarar Temple, Villivakkam (Chevvai Sthalam)
Karaneeswarar Temple, Saidapet (Budhan Sthalam)
Tiruvalleeswarar Temple , Tiruvalidhaayam, Padi (Guru Sthalam)
Velleeswarar Temple, Mylapore (Sukran Sthalam)
Devi Karumariamman Temple, Thiruverkadu (Rahu & Kethu Sthalam)
Sage Agasthya worshipped lord here, so here lord is called as Agastheeswara Swamy.
The temple koneu is called as Anagaraka Theertham.
This temple was built in 12th Century.
Best time to visit – September to February
6.00 am to 12.00 pm
4.00 pm to 8.30 pm
How to reach the Temple
11 kms from Chennai Central
19 kms from Chennai Airport
7 kms from Koyambedu
Sowcarpet, Sri Prasanna Venkatesa Perumal Temple – 9 kms
Mannady, Sri Kachaleeswarar Temple – 12 kms
Pudupakkam, Sri Veera Anjaneyar Temple – 22 kms
Vyasarpadi, Sri Ravishwarar Temple – 13 kms
Mylapore, Madhava Perumal Temple – 13 kms
Tondiarpet, Sri Srinivasa Varadaraja Perumal Temple – 52 kms
Nanganallur, Anjaneyar Temple – 17 kms
Tirusulam, Sri Tirusulanathar Temple – 13 kms
Gnayiru Gramam, Sri Pushparadeswarar Temple – 18 kms
Teyanampet, Sri Balasubramanya Swamy Temple – 22 kms
21/06/2021,10:00 AM Free
23/07/2021,12:00 PM Free
30/05/2021,09:00 AM Free