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Kumbhabhishekam: entry to temple only via east gate

March 30, 2016

The last of the preparations are going on for the kumbabhishekam at Sri Kapaleeswarar Temple due on April 3. D. Kaveri, the executive officer of the temple says her team and workers have been working round the clock to ensure all the arrangements for the religious rituals and for guests and people are in place.
Here we highlight key information that Kaveri has for Mylaporeans –
Entry and Exit points
The public will be allowed to enter the temple from the east gopuram side and temple gates via Ponnambalam Vadiyar Street.


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