Friday, October 3, 2008


Mahaa Shakthi Sheethala Devi temple is approx. 1.5km from Madipakkam Bus Terminus, Sadhasivam Nagar or Ram nagar bus stop.

This Goddess is known to cure diseases like Measles, Chickenpox, etc and give coolness to body and mind. In Tamil Nadu she is also known as Mariamman, means Goddess of Rain. It was constructed during the year 2002 by an adore devotee of Goddess Parvathi known as Guruji Sri Raghavan (Sheethala swamigal) Sri Vidhya Upasagar. It is stated that Goddess Parvathi had appeared in his dreams and had asked him to construct a Temple for her in one of her incarnation as Mahaa Shakthi Sheethala Devi. The temple has been the dream accomplishment of Guruji Sri Raghavan. Guruji Sri Raghavan who is also the Head priest of the Temple, also gives consultation to the devotees after his routine pooja`s are over for the day. There have been numerous instances where lots of devotees have their wishes fulfilled by having consultations with Guruji Sri Raghavan.All Deities (small idols):Facing:N.:Seethala Amman, Pillaiyaar, Bala MuruganE.: Swarna Mahalakshmi & Raahu/Ketu.W: Veera Aanjaneyar (Hanuman)S.: Thenmugakkadavul (Dhakshinaa Moorthi)

Address:152, 5th Cross Street,Kuber Nagar Extension,Madipakkam, Chennai - 600 091,Tamil Nadu, INDIA.Phone : + 91 - 44 - 2258 1345Mobile : +91 - 98414 14174