Kumari Amman Temple Kanyakumari

Kumari Amman Temple is also known as Devi Kanyakumari is one of the 52 Shakthi Peethams. Here the Goddess Parvathi looks in Adolescent Girl Child.

It’s believed that the right shoulder and spine area of Sathi corpse fell here creating the presence of Kundalini Shakthi in the region.

This temple is in the origin of Triveni Sangamam (the Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal, Arabian Sea).

Kanyakumari Amman Temple History

This temple is very historical in Kanyakumari, the greatness of the temple is even mention is epics like Ramayanam and Mahabharatam.

The idol of Kanyakumari is consecrated by the Parasurama, the incarnations of Lord Vishnu. Goddess Parvathi’s Diamond Nose Stud from the Ocean also.

Near the temple, Vivekananda immersed in deep meditation and in the year 1970’s the Vivekananda Rock Memorial was constructed.

Kanyakumari Amman Temple Timings

Mornings : 6:00am-12:30pm.
Evenings : 4:00pm-8:pm.

Temple Entry Fee

Free Entry

Festivals in the Temple

Devi Navarathri Festival.
Chitra Pournima Festival in May.
Vaishakha Festival.
Kalabham Festival.

Photography:
Cameras not allowed inside the temple.

Temple Dress Code:

Female – Saree, Half Saree, Chudidars.
Male – Dhooti and Shirt.

Temple Location:

Temple Road, KanyaKumari, Tamil Nadu – 629702.

How To Reach Temple

Trivandrum Airport to Temple is 67kms.
KanyaKumari Railway Station to Temple is 1km.
KanyaKumari Bus Sttion to Temple is 1km.