Palani is the most famous murugan temple situated near kodaikanal. People who cannot go such a long distance can visit a murugan temple in chennai situated in a place called vadapalani. Lord murugan temple here is constructed by three saints called as annasamy thambiran, rathinasamy thambiran and bhagyalinga thambiran.
Planet mars has separate temple here as murugan represent mars. Lord murugan can be seen with chappals only here.People worship lord murugan here for Family welfare, marriage and birth of a child.People offer their head hair and money after fulfilment of their wishes.
This temple is situated at the heart of chennai city and all the parts of chennai has been connected well by metropolitan buses.