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Although this temple was built in the 7th century and rebuilt in the 14th, it's not very historical.
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Hours Today: 5:30 AM - 12:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Mangadu, Chennai, India
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Reviewed yesterday

The last time I went was just to feel the gratitude. THis Temple is reachable by Tambaram -Poonamallee buses/ Broadway-Mangadu buses. Whenever devotees need a favour , they take a prayer and offer to visit the temple on a chosen day of the week for...More

Thank Narasimhan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the temple is now renovated. the place and moolasthanam is clean . the queing place is well constructed the ventilation in side can be improved

Thank Dhanasekaran B
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Oldest temple located in Mangadu near Poovirundhavally. This temple is one of the famous Hindu temples in Tamilnadu. Everyday the temple will have crowds but in Sundays, Holidays And Aadi Maasam Days a Little Bit More Crowds will come for their deities to the "Goddess...More

1  Thank spsbabu1971
Reviewed 16 July 2017

the mangadu kamakshi amman temple is at outer chennai...little closer from porur and kundrathur. nice and beautiful temple...

Thank karthicksudarsan
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The oldest temple that is Mangadu, from our hotel we booked a cab and reached this temple, the prime deity is Goddess KAMASHI Amman, morning at 5 AM , the temple was opened, since it was Sunday and little rush, overall fine.

Thank naiduks24
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This is a very famous Hindu Temple dedicated to Goddess Sri Kamakshi located in the outskirts of Chennai. It is believed that, Amman stood on a needle head and prayed to lord Shiva. Very powerful Goddess. Feeling good & vibrant in our heart when we...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017

This temple situated around 30 kms from chennai. Can be accessed by public transport as plenty of buses plight from Parrys and T.Nagar. Beautiful temple for Kamakshi Amman,

Thank Saravanan2014
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is an ancient hindu temple dedicated to Kamakshi,it is peaceful and beautiful temple.the vibes are very good

Thank Seema519
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Those who are spiritually inclined should not miss this temple. Here the Goddess is on penance and she blesses those who totally believes in Her.

Thank Shankar1206
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This temple is located at Mangadu, very near to Poonamallee. This is different from Kamakshi Amman Temple Kanchipuram. This temple is said to be more than 2000 years old...This is the holy place where Kamakshi Amman performed severe penance standing on one leg before Her...More

1  Thank WVR7933
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Vidya S
10 January 2017|
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Response from KARTHIKb87 | Reviewed this property |
Lot of govt buses available from tirupathi, vellore, lot of accommodation/lodge/hotels available check thru internet
5 February 2016|
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Response from 880desktop | Reviewed this property |
You have to get down at chingleput railway station and bus stand for kancjrepuram is situated opposite the station just 1 km away
26 March 2015|
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Response from meghashyam | Reviewed this property |
unable to post the temple site google kanchikamakshi you will get to their site , all the required details are available there .