Situated in the heart of the capital city,Port Blair, is an ancient Murugan temple. It is situated right behind the Governors residence (Raj Niwas). The grandeur of this temple makes it a must see attraction. The temple is called Vetrimalai Murugan Temple and it is the most well known place of worship on the island. There is another Murugan temple in this place. It is located along the Car Nicobar coastline and is called the Malaka Murugan temple.The main deity here is lord Muruga. Besides, there are shrines for other Gods and Goddesses like Ganpathi, Lord Shiva and Parvati.
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Shadipur, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands 744106