Mundaka Kanniamman Mylapore
Other Temples, Chennai District
Saptha Kannigas in linga form, Shivalingam, Jamadagni, Parashurama, Vinayaka
Mundaka Kanniamman Mylapore is considered very ancient, but the historical information is not available as of now.
It is believed that Mundaka Kanniamman Mylapore holds the power of the Trinity – Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. It is also believed that a snake worships the goddess even today and Mundaka Kanniamman Mylapore is considered to give relief from bad effects (Naaga Dosham). The worship of a female deity (Kotravai) has been in vogue from ancient times through out Ancient India.
Mundaka Kanniamman Mylapore is right behind the famous Madhava Perumal Temple and not far from the Metro station of the same name.