Chennakesava Perumal Temple is a Hindu temple situated in the George Town, Chennai. It is dedicated to Lord ChennaKesava Perumal, a form of Lord Vishnu. Chenna Malleeswarar Temple is situated nearby the Vishnu Temple. They are twin temples. Chennapattanam is believed to have been named after the ChennaKesava Perumal Temple.
It is believed that during the 18th century, this temple has been constructed. I used to frequently visit these two temples, along with my family, and due to that, I am able to live my life without much difficulties.
During festival days,holy Prasad items would be distributed to the devotees by the temple management. We can also witness the decoration of the deities in these temples during festival days, which would be performed in the mornings.
Lot of devotees would visit these two temples, especially during the festival days. And the temple management is providing free food to a minimum of 50 people in both the temples. Both these temples are big temples, and a must to visit place, in order to get relieved from our various problems which we are facing day to day, in this Kali Yuga. Shaivites and Vaishnatives can come together and worship the deities and be blessed.