Saivite Temples, Chennai District
Gangadareeswarar facing east
Pankajambal facing south
Siddhi Vinayak, Bala Subramanya and Vaideeswarar (Shiv Linga) along with Ganesha, Somaskanda, Surya, Chandra, Nalvar, Nagaraj, Bhageerat, Kasi Viswanath, Veerabhadra, Sekkizhar, Kulachirai Nayanar, Shanmuga, Durga, Bhairav, Dakshinamurthy, Bhariav, Maha Ganapati, Subramanya with his consorts Valli and Devasena, Natraj utsav (bronze) idol with Sivakami, Uchishta Ganapati with Siddhi, Shiv Linga with Manonmani, brahma, durga, chandikeswara, kurunda malleeswarar, Satyanarayana, Bana Linga shrine, Navagraha shrine and Ramalinga Adigalar
Gangadareeswarar Purasawalkam is right in the middle of Purasawalkam. Car parking is on the main road a little distance away and very difficult to get.
Stay and Food
Welcome Hotel nearby is an old and very good place to eat, always crowded. There are other hotels nearby – Garden Hotel, Sandhya (which used to, in the days gone by, serve one of the best chappathis and saag etc in chennai, but has become routine food now) and other good restaurants.