The Santhana Srinivasa Perumal Temple is located in Vellalar Street, Mogappair West, Chennai. The temple is around 2 km away from the Mogappair West bus terminus. Take the Karnan Street from the main road to reach the temple. Situated in the quaint town of Mogappair (which means blessed with a child), it is believed that the main shrine of the temple possess the magical power of granting parenthood. Owing to this strong belief, many childless couples visit the temple and offer prayers to the Lord. Many have benefited and have been blessed with a child after visiting the shrine of Sri Santhana Srinivasa Perumal.The temple is also a home ground to many religious festivals like the Brahmotsavam when it is decked with decorative items. Many people queue up to catch a glimpse of the garlanded and embellished Lord and his consort which during this time period are moved out of the temple premises.
The Santhana Srinivasa Perumal Temple is dedicated to Sri Vishnu as Santhana Srinivasa Perumal along with Divine Mother Shakti as Santhana Lakshmi Thayar.