Varadaraja Perumal Temple

Why to visit?
  • 800 years old temple.
  • Architecture reflects the influence of Dravidian style, beautiful pillars.
  • Lord Vishnu (Varadaraja Perumal) and Goddess Lakshmi (Thayar) are worshipped.
  • Local Belief :Idol currently placed in the temple was found buried in the earth.
  • Infants are given their first morsel of rice in front of the deity so that the child may grow with the blessings of the deity.
  • Temple wears a festive look during Deepavali, Pongal, Tamil New Year.


  • 6:30am-12pm
  • 4:30pm-9:30pm
  • All days of the week
  • 5 kms from Puducherry  airport


Entrance Fees:
  • FREE Entry


Restaurants Nearby:
  • Le boulevard
  • Madhuran multicuisine
  • Calve heritage
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