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“Kanchi queen”

Kamakshi Amman Temple
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Ranked #26 of 376 things to do in Chennai
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Although this temple was built in the 7th century and rebuilt in the 14th, it's not very historical.
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“Kanchi queen”
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

Visited August 2016
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“POWERFUL GODDESS”
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

Visited January 2017
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Kanchipuram, India
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“Powerful goddess”
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.

Visited January 2017
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“Ancient temple”
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 Karumari amman temple in Thiruverkadu

Visited September 2016
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Chennai, India
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“Fully divine”
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 divine and peaceful place...

Visited February 2016
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