ISKCON Chennai, Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, Chennai

#8 of 129 in Historic Sites in Chennai
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Feel at peace as you marvel at the grandeur of ISKCON Chennai, Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, a five-story Buddhist temple and the largest in Tamil Nadu. It features a 650 sq m (6,000 sq ft) hall, boasting three teakwood altars as well as religious deities such as Lord Krishna and his consort Radharani. Before stepping inside, notice the entrance of the building, which depicts a universal pattern based on ancient Indian cosmology. Find a series of circular islands surrounding a central pillar called Mount Meru. The gift shop sells booklets explaining all of the temple's features: head here first to purchase one and get the most from your visit. Using our world travel planner, Chennai attractions like ISKCON Chennai, Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Like other ISKCON temples, this Chennai ISKCON temple also architecturally marvellous and well maintained. Radha Krishna and other idols are well decorated and pleasing to the eyes. Temple is also...  more »
  • Iskcon temple is known for its works and heritage. IT is very famous in Bangalore. Good that they have another one on Chennai.  more »

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