Sri Madhava Perumal Temple is located at Mylapore in Chennai City in the state of Tamilnadu.
Madhava Perumal is an incarnation of Lord Vishnu. The lord is in sitting posture is called Paramapadanathan holding the Sudarshana, Panchajanya and Gadhayutha in his three hands with the fourth one in Abhaya Hasta Pose.
Goddess Amrithavalli is the consort of Lord Madhava Perumal.
The temple is one of the most prominent among the non divya desam temples.
The temple is believed to be the birth place of Peyaalwar, one of the three of the twelve alwar saints of 6th to 9th Century.
This temple has 5 tier Rajagopuram built in Dravidian style of architecture. This temple has a koneru named as Santhana Pushkarini.
This temple is about 800 years old.
Best time to visit – September to February
7.00 am to 11.30 am
4.30 pm to 9.00 pm
8.00 am to 8.30 am – Kalasanthi Pooja
6.00 pm to 6.30 pm – Sayaratchai Pooja
How to reach the Temple
6 kms from Chennai Central
15 kms from Chennai Airport
11 kms from Koyambedu
Villivakkam, Sri Agastheeswarar Temple – 5 kms
Sowcarpet, Sri Prasanna Venkatesa Perumal Temple – 7 kms
Mannady, Sri Kachaleeswarar Temple – 8 kms
Pudupakkam, Sri Veera Anjaneyar Temple – 10 kms
Vyasarpadi, Sri Ravishwarar Temple – 12 kms
Tondiarpet, Sri Srinivasa Varadaraja Perumal Temple – 12 kms
Villivakkam, Sri Soumya Damodara Perumal Temple – 13 kms
Nanganallur, Anjaneyar Temple – 14 kms
Tirusulam, Sri Tirusulanathar Temple – 19 kms
Gnayiru Gramam, Sri Pushparadeswarar Temple – 32 kms