Sri Kandaswamy Kovil is a Hindu temple placed along Jalan Scott, Brickfields in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The temple is over an extremely old. It is a standout amongst the most noticeable Sri Lankan Tamil or Ceylonese Tamil temples in Malaysia. It is gigantic and showcases rich Sri Lankan Tamil structural engineering and has turned into a well known vacation spot in Kuala Lumpur.sri Kandaswamy Kovil is a Saivite style temple that has been gracing Malaysia for over 100 years. Sri Kandaswamy Kovil seems rich and smooth with elevated towers, delightful vimanas bearing resplendent vaults, decently beautified corridors, stylish and superb columns, psyche motivating structural engineering and sculptural attempts to intermix dedication in ones personality. The Living Divinity, Sri Shakthi Vel Peruman, has been gracing enthusiasts for over 100 years. Together with Sri Shakthi Vel Peruman, Master Shamugar has been worshipped in Sri Kandaswamy Kovil for over 80 years. Different divinities fixed at Sri Kandaswamy Kovil are, Idampuri Vinayahar, Sri Raajaarajeswari, Navakkirahams (9 planets), Sri Saneeswarar and Sri Vairavar. Sri Sandeswarar and the Samaya Kuravarv (the 4 boss Saivite paragons of piety) are the holy persons to whom worship is offered in the temple. Around the striking characteristics in Sri Kandaswamy Kovil are the colossal resplendent Kodimaran, the Vasantha mandapam and Yagasalai peedam. The temple has a holy lake called Skandapuspakarani. A consecrated Kadambam tree and a hallowed enclosure with the lake, Saravanapoikai, likewise add on to the appeal of the temple exacerbate, two sets of peacocks improve the magnificence and notoriety of the arrangement.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Forgiveness for past deeds
- Neutralize the malefic effects of Mars
- Good Health
Shadaananam Chandana Liptha Gathram Mahorasam Divya Mayoora Vaahanam Rudrasya Soonum Suraloka Naatham Brahmanya Devam Charanam Prapadye
Meaning -I always take refuge in the 6 faced Lord Guha, who has sandal paste smeared over his body, who is broad-chested, whose vehicle is the peacock, who is Lord Shiva's son and who leads the army of the Devas.
Heyswami Natha Karunakara Dheenabandho Shree Parvatheesha Mukha Pankaja Padmabandho Shree Saadhi Devagana Poojitha Padha Padma Vallesa Nadha Mama Dehi Karaavalambham
Meaning -O! Merciful Lord Swaminatha, who cares for the poor, who is the sun to Lord Shiva's lotus face, whose lotus feet are acknowledged by Lord Vishnu and the others, Valli's Lord, please uplift me by lending me your hand.
Ariru Thadanthozh Vazhga Arumugam Vazhga Veppai Kooru Sei Thanivel Vazhga Kukkudum Vazhga Sevvel Yeriya Magnai Vazhga Aanai Thun Anangu Vazhga Maarila Valli Vazhga Vazhga Seer Adiyar Yellam
Meaning -Oh Muruga, we hail your 12 strong shoulders for they protect us from our enemies, we hail your 6 faces, we hail the Vel, your weapon that broke apart the Krounja mountain to reveal the asura in it. We hail the bird, the cock, that is part of your symbol in the flag. We hail your peacock, that takes you all over the world, we hail your consort Devyani, who was brought up by Indra's white elephant, Airavadam, we hail your other consort, the flawless Valli. And we hail your Bhaktas who worship you as a prayer.
Uruvai Aruvai Uladhai Iladhai Maruvai Malarai Maniyai Oliyai Karuvai Uyirai Gadhiyai Vidhiyai Guruvai Varuvai Arulvai Guhaney
Meaning -O Lord Muruga, you have form and you are formless, you have everything and have nothing, you who exist in the smallest, in flowers, in a bell's ring, in the light. You are the embryo, the life, destiny and fate. Bestow your blessings on us as our guru.