Chennai mahalingapuram ayyappa templeThis is the first Ayyappan Temple in Chennai. Special Poojas take place during Oct-Jan. The devotees on pilgrimage make it a point to visit this temple as well. This temple is situated in Mahalingapuram. Location : 18, Madhavan Nair st, Mahalingapuram, Nungambakkam, Chennai - 600 034. Time: Morning 4.00 am. To 11.00 am.; Evening 5.00 p.m. to 9.00 p.m. Ph 28171197.