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Kamakshi Amman Temple

Closed Now: 5:30 AM - 12:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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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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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Mangadu, Chennai, India
Nungambakkam/Marina Beach
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mangadu Temple Mangadu Kamakshi amman temple is a 2000 year old temple located in Mangadu, about 24 kms from Chennai city close to Kundrathur. It has a beautiful seven tiered gopuram and a divine idol of mother Kamakshi in the sanctum sanctorum along with a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank saranyaupendaran
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Visited this temple for the first time last week with elderly parent and a small child. My experience : Poor guidance from temple employees about where to find the free darshan entrance.We were asked to go through the whole loop of queuing area even though...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank yy m
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We were here for attending the Golden Chariot prayer and pulling the chariot around the temple. The experience was so different and the temple had all the arrangements made upon prior booking.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Sunil761
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Peaceful temple situated in Chennai city. People come to pray in large numbers especially on Fridays.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PriyaM857
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Its a good temple to visit to pray for Kamakshi Ammavar. Its a well maintained temple and it gets crowded on fridays.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nageswararao g
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is a nice temple which is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Located at Mangadu, this temple has a nice architecture. Nice temple for Hindu devotees.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank vinodkhedkar
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Walking throughout the smell of shops you pick up your car and drive to this incredible place. Not explicable. Only to admire and shooting pics. Don’t loose it. No explanation. Just use your eyes.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 194gianlucav
Reviewed 23 April 2018

in this temple a famous prarthanai is there, six week prarthanai, the pilgrimis who have their desire were come for six weeks without gap and they will get a new lemon a week by excahnging a old lemon and finally in the 7th week they...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank vasan224
Reviewed 16 March 2018

One of the most popular temples in Chennai. Specific to women and girls I should say. A must for every girl/lady whose womanly existence is threatened or troubled. If going there, dont come back without doing an archana. If you can book a sahasranama pooja,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Venkata Shivaku... R
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

A 7th century temple and reconstructed in 14th, it self fascinating. Famous for story of Lord Shiva and goddess Parvathy.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Umang A
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janki s
29 November 2018|
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Response from Sunil761 | Reviewed this property |
Yes non-Indians are also welcome to this temple provided you are dressed up appropriately for a temple visit, meaning you should be wearing a dress covering your body waist below up to the ankle and a half or full sleeve... More
21 February 2018|
Response from 674santha | Reviewed this property |
usually in june and march month they put the auction sale. the price starts from 5o re to 1000 re depends on the quality and material
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