Padianallur

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Padianallur
Neighbourhood
Padianallur is located in Chennai
Padianallur
Padianallur
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Padianallur is located in Tamil Nadu
Padianallur
Padianallur
Padianallur (Tamil Nadu)
Padianallur is located in India
Padianallur
Padianallur
Padianallur (India)
Coordinates: 13°12′15″N 80°10′30″E / 13.204184°N 80.175126°E / 13.204184; 80.175126Coordinates: 13°12′15″N 80°10′30″E / 13.204184°N 80.175126°E / 13.204184; 80.175126
Country India
StateTamil Nadu
DistrictThiruvallur
MetroChennai
Population
 (2001)
 • Total20,863
Languages
 • OfficialTamil
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
600052

Padianallur is a census town in northern suburb of Chennai, Thiruvallur district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

The name padianallur came after Apper, Sundarar, Manikkavasagar visited and sung Tiruvasagam in the region.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Padianallur had a population of 20,863. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Padianallur has an average literacy rate of 74%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 70%. In Padianallur, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Temples in Padianallur[edit]

Name of this place, Padianallur in Tamil means, Town which was sang by Great Saints. Padianallur have Old Shiva Temple, "Padianallur Thiruneetreashwarar Sivan Kovil".

Padianallur Thiruneetreashwarar Sivan Temple: This is a 1000 Years Old Temple, Great Tamil Saints like Apper, Sundarar, Manikkavasagar, work shipped and sang Songs on Lord Shiva. This Temple is renovated and Kumbabishekam done recently. This Temple is location nearly 200 Meters from the National Highway.

Angala Parameshwari Amman Temple: This is one of the Very Famous Temple in Padianallur, which is Build for Lord Angala Parameshwari Amman (Parvathi Devi), there is also Temple for Lord Muneeswaran in the same Temple. This Temple is very spacious and painted very colorfully after renovation. Amman Festival during AADI Month (Tamil Month) is very Famous here.

Sakthivel Murugan Temple: This Murugan Temple is located very near to Angala Parameswarai Amman Temple, very neat and spacious Temple.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.