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Prasanna Venkatesa Narasimha PerumalTemple
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Pooja Cost : US$ 9.00 Leadtime : 3 Days
Location : Perumal Koil Street, Saidapet.
Main Deity : Narasimhar.
Other Deities : Alarmel Mangai, Andal.
Nearest Town : Chennai District : Chennai State : Tamil Nadu
The temple was constructed in the middle of 15th century. According to some old inscription of the temple during the period of Vijayanagar Empire with the help of nayakkers i.e Telugu speaking governers, who have build lot of temples in Tamil Nadu, South India. As per mythology SRI PRASANNA VENKATESA PERUMAL alone incarnated in karbagraga with Sri Devi and BooDevi. Later Narasimha perumal was also incarnated and hence perumal was named as SRI PRASANNA VENKATA NARASIMHA PERUMAL.

SENAI MUDALIAR (Visvekshenar), NAMMALWAR and Thirumangai Alwar a great warrior and became a king later in South India, all the three in one sannady, Sri Ram, Seetha Devi and Lakshman in one sannady, just opposite to Ramar sannady about 30' away Anjeneyar sannady is in existence where he is in most submissive mood with enormous might to bless the workshipper. Next to Ramar sannady Sri Ramanujar and Sri Manavala Mamunigal sannady is available. All these sannadies are facing south and situated on northern side of the perumal sannady. There is also Adhisesha near to the alwar sannady to eliminate the 'Surpa Dosham' of the worshippers.
Alarmelu Mangai Thayar sannady situated on southern side behind the perumal sannady, Andal sannady situated on the northern side behind the perumal sannady, all facing east. At the entrance on the southern side there is madaippalli where Thaligai Prasadam (Holy Food) will prepare for the God and Godesses of the temple and such prasadam will be distributed to all irrespective of the cost and religion. Adjacent to madaippalli a dazzling uyyali mandapam is situated where performance of dancing is carried out for Lord Venkata Perumal during festival seasons at a grand scale. Very near to temple premises on the southern side there is a Pushkarani (Holy Tank) where Thappa Utsavam will be carried out for 3 days after Brama Utsavam.