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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
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11 - 20 of 172 reviews

Reviewed 16 March 2017

its very big temple in peaceful. good to visit with family in large group. outside envirment did not like much.

Thank potak89
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Kamakshi Amman Temple is located in Mangadu. It is well known famous for Goddess Kamakshi. One of the Famous and Ancient temple in Chennai. Very Peaceful temple. Easily accessible by public and private transport.

Thank Kishore P
Reviewed 27 February 2017

All the areas are well maintained, nicely painted and is one of the most crowded temple in Kanchipuram. If on non regular day one need to have some approach to directly enter the line near main shrine or it will take you half day. And...More

Thank kgt7
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

The town is known for this tempke and silk saris Though crowded and may take hours on tuesday Friday and sunday its worth the visit Recently kumbabhishekam has been done Nearby few temples are tgere in walkable distance Lovely place for a divine experience

Thank rajeshwar g
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Recently i went to kanchipuram with my friends to see the kanchi kamakshi temple. In this area sarees are available in cheap cost with high quality.It is a very old temple. every day thousands of people will come

Thank satish r
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

It is located near to Poonamalle.Two kind of tickets available normal and special.I offered Lemon garland and little donation.I believe Kamakshi Amman will fulfill our wishes.

Reviewed 13 January 2017

One of the best shrine location in Chennai,in western part of chennai. You can visit any day,as temple is good for offering prayers. Do not forget to to tank(pond) at the rear entrance..(Buy some items outside to feed fish/goat etc. Also do not miss nearby...More

Thank Jothilingam E
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

One of the oldest temples in Chennai...Very powerful goddess...Located within 10 kms from porur...Temple was well maintained...A speciality in this temple is a Sri Chakram which is very rare in our country...This Chakram is placed in karuvarai and kumkum abhisegam is performed to this Chakram...Very...More

1  Thank Nandhini S
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

A Devine experience that can only be experienced and cannot be explained. The beautiful small kamakshi Amman adorned a brilliant aquamarine blue (probably a blue diamond) that was visible from a distance made her even more beautiful. It is believed that in this place, Amman...More

Thank K K
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This temple Goddess is very poweful.We have the feeling of pleasant in our heart when we were at this temple. Unmarried boys and girls visit this temple and they will get marriage very soon.

Thank suseelasukumar
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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 .