Kanchi Kamatchi Amman Temple

Temple Name  Kanchi Kamatchi Amman Temple
God   dedicated to Kamakshi
History Name Kamakshi Amman Temple
Timings 5:30 AM , 4:00 PM m to 12:00 PM , 9:00 PM m
District  Kanchipuram , Tamilnadu
Moolavar  Kamakshi Amman
Thalavirutcham  Shenbagam
Theertham Pancha Ganga
Special God Kamakshi Amman


Chariot festival (Ther) and float festival, (Theppam)


The temple also has a golden Gopuram on the sanctorum of the Goddess Kamakshi deity which is visible to all devotees.


The main deity, Kamakshi, is seated in a majestic Padmasana, an yogic posture signifying peace and prosperity, instead of the traditional standing pose.

Thanks Giving



The temple was most probably built by the Pallava kings, whose capital was Kanchipuram, around 6 C.E.

Address New No. 6, Old No. 144/A, Kamakshi Amman Sannathi Street , Big Kanchipuram - 631502
Phone +91 44 27 233433 - 2722 1214
Website  http://www.kanchikamakshi.com/
Location  The temple is in the heart of Kancheepuram .
Bus   Adequate bus facilities from all parts of Tamilnadu.
Train Kancheepuram
Airport  Chennai
Hotel  East Raja Street Hotels,Gandhi Road Hotels

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