Thiruvallur


Thiruvallur - Tamilnadu

 Thiruvallur district occupies an area of 3424 km² and has a population of 2,738,866 (as of 2001). It is bounded on the north by Andhra Pradesh state, on the east by the Bay of Bengal, on the southwest by Chennai district, and on the south by Kanchipuram and Vellore districts.

It is well known for the Sri Vaidya Veera Raghava Swami Temple, which is located in the center of the town. This temple one of the sacred 108 temples for Vaishnavites.

Also, In the same town is the Sri Viswaroopa Panchamukha Anjaneya Swami Ashram [1] which has one of the largest Murtis of Lord Anjaneya. The Idol is made of a single green granite stone, brought from Hassan, Karnataka and it stands 40 feet tall. The idol is considered to be a sculptural marvel. The Anjaneya Swami here is five faced - Anjaneya, Hayagriva, Narasimha, Varaha and Garuda Faces.

The following are the Taluks of the district

Thiruvallur
Ambattur
Ponneri
Gummidipoondi
Uthukottai
Thiruttani
Pallipattu

 


 
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SouthIndia
Karnataka -   Bagalkot, Bangalore, Bellary, Bidar, Belgaum, Bijapur, Chitradurga, Chamrajnagar, Chikmagalur, Davangere, Dakshin Kannad, Gadag, Gulbarga, Hassan, Haveri, Koppal, Kolar, Kodagu, Mandya, Mysore, Raichur, Shimoga, Tumkur, Udupi, Uttar Kannad
Andhra Pradesh - Adilabad, Karimnagar, Nizamabad, Medak, Warangal, Khammam, Rangareddi, Nalgonda, Krishna, Guntur, Kurnool, Prakasam, Anantapur, Mahbubnagar, Nellore, Caddapah, Chittoor, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, West Godavari, East Godavari
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