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Small but ancient temple; Ferocious looking Kali makes you small and humble

It is a famous ancient temple. It is a small temple and well maintained. The very look of Goddess... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
RajSubbiah
Great Important place in Chidambaram

It's a great Amman temple and Kali amman in Kumkum decoration was very nice and lively, It was as... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
arunrameshk
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Visited after visiting the Nataraja temple. Took an Auto for from the Nataraja temple. Not a huge temple.. Finished the Darshan in 10 minutes. As one enters there is Murugan and Ganesh facing the main deity. Next to the main deity is the smaller. Kali...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

It is a famous ancient temple. It is a small temple and well maintained. The very look of Goddess Kali with a lot of Kungumam makes you humble. It is an awesome divine experience. In other temples, when you see Kungumam or Viboothi, you feel...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank RajSubbiah
Reviewed July 13, 2018

One amongst many temples in this area we were able to worship and achieved great mental peace and solace.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ushasivadas
Reviewed July 13, 2018

It's a great Amman temple and Kali amman in Kumkum decoration was very nice and lively, It was as if the Goddess eyes are looking into you. Just needs maintenance and need to be lit well at evening to be visible for tourists. As another...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank arunrameshk
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

The temple is good. Lord of Hindu temple. Old memories recalling this place. This place activities good and not cleaning around the temple. All people are come to visit this temple.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RAMBILLA
Reviewed May 3, 2018

The temple has a great history attached to it and it is believed to be as old as the Nataraja temple. Kukumam is offered here to the Kali, who is in a very Rudra form. It is also believed that one has to visit this...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

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Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank vijayv810
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

The road to the Kali temple is right opposite to the north gate of Chidambaram temple.Road condition is bad.If you go the Kali temple take the same road back to the main road.I tried to take another one and I regretted immediately.Had to backtrack. the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank beaming_budha
Reviewed November 5, 2017

Natraj temple and Amman temple are worth visiting,but these can be covered from Kumbakonam too.Chidambaram still has orthodox culture and very less Tourist facilities are seen around.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Vivek H
Reviewed August 15, 2017

We then, went to Thillai Kaliamman temple. Since this was Aadi month, there was quite a huge crowd; normally, it would not be so crowded. This temple is located around 500m from the Chidambaram temple. The temple is open from 6.30 a.m. to 12.00 a.m....More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Karthik R
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