Padal Petra Sthalams, Chennai District
Kapaleeswarar facing west
Karpagambal, facing south
Singaravelan, Koothadum Vinayagar
Kapaleeswarar Mylapore is accessible from all parts of Chennai by public transport. Parking of vehicles is a problem in this crowded area and it is advisable to walk to and around walk. The houses around the temple are very old providing a glimpse of the peaceful life of days gone.
Stay and Food
Mylai Karpagambal mess is a very old mess providing excellent south Indian food and is a must eat hotel. There is a roadside ‘Bajji’ stall which provides excellent varieties of Bajjies (vegetable slices dipped in a gram batter and deep fried). Apart from this there are a few window eateries around the outer wall on the eastern side which are good for a snack. Regular hotels like Saravana Bhavan, Vasantha Bhavan and more are also available near by.