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Kalikambal Temple

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Thambu Chetty Street | George Town, Chennai, India
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This is a very old temple situated in a lovely neighborhood of old shops. I had a guide for this... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
James H
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Arnold, Maryland
For the spiritually inclined

It is said that Chatrapati Shivaji visited this Temple and offered prayers to Kalikambal the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
j_yuvan
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Chennai, India
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Thambu Chetty Street | George Town, Chennai, India
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is a very old temple situated in a lovely neighborhood of old shops. I had a guide for this temple and I received so much more information and came to appreciate the experience so much more. I would have been lost in the tiny...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It is said that Chatrapati Shivaji visited this Temple and offered prayers to Kalikambal the presiding deity. Need to visit this temple to seek the blessings of the Goddess.

Thank j_yuvan
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This was our second visit to Chennai and the Kalikambal Temple. We recommend that you tour this temple with the Storytrails "Peacock Trail" tour. It was so much more meaningful and interesting than the traditional fact driven typical tour guide approach.

Thank sugumar s
Reviewed 15 September 2017

One will be overawed by the atmosphere of godliness and holy presence at this temple. It is a tribute to Chennaiites that they have managed to preserve the temple almost in its original form despite the rapid pace of commercialisation all around.

Thank murthirenganathan
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This temple is very old..located in thambu cherry Street in Parry's..darshan is free no token..don't visit on auspicious days like Fridays or amavasya days, temple will be very crowded and congested..There are many gods to worship in this temple, though the main deity is goddess...More

Thank tnbalaji90
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I visited here in the month of April and my experience was extremely amazing. The beauty of this temple attracts the tourist.

Thank avithechamp775522
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Place which calms the mind and help to focus. Crowded but well managed. They allow you to sit for few minutes in front of the Goddess which is unique here.No parking place near by. Visit the Shiva temple near by.Must visit.

Thank Malarkodi p
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The temple is situated in a busy old area Parrys but that does not stop the devotees to come and seek the blessing showered by Maa.There are regulars who come daily and get showered with all the blessings.More than a thousand year old temple and...More

Thank rakeDelhi
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

A beautiful one thousand year old temple in old chennai hidden among charming old shops on narrow roads. It is the center of Shakti worship. Go there for the sense of love and peace. Take a different look at chennai.

Thank Murlidhar R
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I visit this temple very regularly and everytime i have a blissful experience and diving feeling. located in heart of Parrys area.

Thank Mahendra K
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