Sri Adhikeseva Perumal, Sriperumbudur

About the Temple

The temple is the abode of Maha Vishnu in the form of Adhikeseva Perumal and the birth place of Sri Ramanujacharya. It is also known as the avatara Sthalam of Swami Ramanujacharya.

Krishna Statue in front of the main temple

Sri Ramanuja's Birth Place

The utsava murthi of Sri Ramanujacharya is known as than ugandha thirumeni in tamil, meaning the idol embraced by the acharya himself.

The temple doesnt have a swarga vasal since is is believed that praying to Lord Ramanuja is the way to heaven.

How to reach-

The temple is 60 kms from Chennai….A diversion on Chennai-Bangalore Highway to the right from Chennai leads to the temple.

Nearest Railhead- Chennai
Nearest Airport-Chennai


Sri Adhikeseva Perumal
Sri Ramanujacharya
Sree Yatirajanathavalli Thayar
Sri Rama

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Anonymous said...

Can you also write about Melukote

viji said...

What are the auspicious days to visit the temple?

EC said...

It is considered auspicious to visit the temple on Thiruvathirai nakshatram day as special pooja is done to Sri Ramanuja with abhisekham

Charu nath said...

What is the time of abhishekam on thiruvathirai?

EC said...

Abhishekam is done during noon..not sure of the exact timing

vijay said...

V saw sri Ramanujar thirumanhanam on 18th nov in melkote.Please Tell where to stay in sriperumputhur

EC said...

Vijay...glad to hear you could enjoy the divine thirumanjanam of Sri ramanuja In Melkote. There are some mathams close to the temple and also a few hotels..unfortunately I don't have any contact details of them

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