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Sri Makali Amman temple



Moolavar : Makali Amman
Urchavar : NA
Amman / Thayar : NA
Thala Virutcham : NA
Theertham : NA
Agamam / Pooja : NA
Old year : 500 years old
Historical Name : NA
City : Coimbatore
District : Coimbatore
State : Tamil Nadu

Singers:

   NA


Festival:

   Aadi month Varalakshmi Viradham in July-August and Vaikasi wedding festival in May-June are grandly celebrated in the temple.


Temple's Speciality:

   Mother Makali Amman appears majestically with Her four hands in a standing posture facing north.


Opening Time:

   The temple is open from 5.00 a.m. to 8.00 a.m. and from 4.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.


Address:

   Sri Makali Amman Temple, Thadagam Road, Coimbatore.


Phone:

   NA


General Information:

   The temple has shrines for Mothers Ashtabuja Durga, Mahalaskhmi, Lords Bala Ganapathi, Kabaleeswarar-Karpagambal on the western side of the Mandap and Lord Dakshminamurthi in the prakara.


Prayers:

   People pray to Mother Makali for wedding and child boons.


Thanks giving:

   Devotees, as their prayer commitment place salt and pepper and the feet of Mother Makali.


Greatness Of Temple:

   Though small in size, the management is maintaining the temple clean and proper.? The shrine of Lord Muruga is at the right corner.? The temple has shrines for Mothers Ashtabuja Durga and Mahalakshmi, Lords Bala Ganapathi, Kapaleeswarar with Karpagambika and Dakshinamurthi and Navagrahas the nine planets.? Mother Makali appears majestically with four hands facing north.? Every first day of the Tamil month is almost a festival day in the temple with huge devotee crowd.? Mother Makali appears in alluring alanakaras ? as Makali on the first Friday, as Varalakshmi on the second Friday, as Samayapuram Mariamman on the third Friday and as Tirukadayur Abhirami and as Akhilandeswari on the last Friday.


Temple History:

   Mother Ambika displays Her power in various ways to protect the people on different occasions.? She has to act as Kali on some occasions.? Generally, Her furious dance ? Oozhi Koothu ? comes before our eyes when we think of Kali Matha.? She is also the giver of wisdom and salvation to devotees.? Here Makali appears as Goddess of wisdom.


Special Features:

   Miracle Based:?Mother Makali in the temple appears majestically with Her four hands facing north.?


*Sources from Dinamalar.com




 
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