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Bhagavathy Amman Temple

Temple Road, Kanyakumari, India
+91 4652 246 223
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Must visit temple

This is a must visit temple if you are visiting Kanyakumari and this is located alongside the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Chennai (Madras), India
India's Southernmost temple

This temple is located at the southernmost tip of India and is dedicated to Goddess Kanyakumari... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Banting, Malaysia
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Temple Road, Kanyakumari, India
+91 4652 246 223
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must visit temple if you are visiting Kanyakumari and this is located alongside the Kanyakumari beach. Male has to remove their shirt and banian but jeans pant is allowed. You have special darshan for Rs. 20 but it is only to avoid...More

Thank psmanii
Reviewed 1 week ago

This temple is located at the southernmost tip of India and is dedicated to Goddess Kanyakumari (unmarried)after whom this place is named. Men have to remove their shirts inside the temple. Legend has it that the Goddess adorned a diamond nose stud that shorn so...More

Thank murthir
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple is dedicated to Devi of Kanya Kumai and must visit if you are visiting Kanya Kumari. Is near to sea. Is closed during 1230 hrs to 1600 hrs.

Thank Lal G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple is just located along the kanyakumari beach and is easily accessible from railway station. This temple is devoted to the goddess parvati who is considered as patron of city of kanya kumari as the city is named after the goddess. Males have to...More

Thank Nikhil P
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of the most important temple for Hindus. This is on the southern tip of India and many legends associated with it. The main story is that the Goddess Kumari Amman or Baghavathi is waiting for her consort Thanumalayan to get married. But...More

Thank Indiran_Kolappan
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

It has a very nice architecture inside the temple. And have a spiritual feel that we can get from inside there

Thank Akshay S
Reviewed 4 November 2017

This temple has a lot of historical importance and the stories associated with the Devi of Kanyakumari are so many. The rose ring of the Devi is a sight to watch. The glitter of the nose ring is so powerful that the legend says sailors...More

Thank K G S S
Reviewed 3 November 2017

The Bhagavathy Amman temple is an ancient temple dedicated to Goddess Kanyakumari. This temple is also one of the Shaktipeeths and hence of important religious significance for Hindus. The temple is quiet big and we had a very nice darshan in the temple.

Thank Parwathi H
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Swami Vivekanada came here to seek the blessings of goddess Kanyakumari who represent Sakti, before he embarked on his journey to spread knowledge about Hinduism. Beautiful location, beautiful shrine.

Thank asiahand1
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

A great temple to visit. The best time to visit during the evening is around 4.30 and in the morning right after sunrise. The nose ring adorned by the devi is a sight to watch.

Thank Kuleen K
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Kalpana S
5 August 2017|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
yes, I visited temple with my 12 year old son & shirt need to be removed by all gents.
Kalpana S
30 July 2017|
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Response from BALASUBRAMANIAN K | Reviewed this property |
Yes dress code is for mem only. They have to remove shirt and banian. For ladies no dress code.
27 April 2017|
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Response from RAJESH S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a special darshan counter. But on most days the normal darshan itself is quite accessible. Ladies can wear Sarees or Churidhar. Please avoid skirts and maintain the sanctity. For men Dhothi is preferred but... More