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Kamakshi Amman Temple

Closed Now: 5:30 AM - 12:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 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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Hours Today: 5:30 AM - 12:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Mangadu, Chennai (Madras), India
Nungambakkam/Marina Beach
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Reviewed February 23, 2019

My friend and me had reached this temple around 2 in the afternoon, so we had to wait here because the temple opens at noon after 4 pm. The people there said that the morning is open from 6 a.m. to 12 o'clock, but when...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Aarav K
Reviewed February 13, 2019

The temple is dedicated to goddess parvathi worshipped as kamakshi and famous among the locals due to the second power and kind blessings of the amman.the place is always crowded.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MangayarkarasiMsamy
Reviewed December 26, 2018

Dedicated to Kamakshi Amman this temple is one of the famous and powerful temples around Chennai. It was a family visit and we had a good darshan of the deity.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Karthik V
Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

Went on a Tuesday and it took more than 90 minutes with 50 rupees entry ticket. But the crowd was orderly and darshan was peaceful. People get married if they observe visits on particular number of days. Close to Kundrathur on the Kundrathur main road...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank plpalani
Reviewed November 25, 2018

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
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Reviewed October 26, 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 October 3, 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 September 30, 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 September 29, 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 August 27, 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
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janki s
November 29, 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
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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
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January 10, 2017|
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Lot of govt buses available from tirupathi, vellore, lot of accommodation/lodge/hotels available check thru internet
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