Kalikambal Temple, Chennai (Madras)

Stop at Kalikambal Temple and take in its vibrantly colored, intricately sculpted entrance. Originally built closer to the shore, the temple was actually moved and rebuilt in 1640. Reportedly, Maratha emperor Chhatrapati Shivaji frequented the site to pray. Bear in mind that the temple stands in a busy central area and parking could prove very difficult. Using our world travel planner, Chennai (Madras) attractions like Kalikambal Temple can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This temple is located at Mannady, at Thambu Chetty Street, George Town area of Chennai. The temple has other entrance at Armenian Street. The Kālikāmbal Temple is dedicated to Shri Kāligāmbāl and Lor...  more »
  • Very powerful Ambal and fulfills the wishes of girls in getting married. Temple is open from early morning and pooja and flowers and lemon Malas and garlands are offered to God for worshipping. People...  more »
  • Yesterday afternoon by 3 o’clock myself& my husband started from Thiruvanmiyur boarded 109 MTC bus bus coming from Kovalam & going to Broadway & reached Broadway by 4 o clock& we reached Kalikambal te...  more »
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  • Dedicated to Goddess Kamakshi. Very beautiful with lot of colours and very peaceful place to visit. Crowded during the morning.
  • The Kalikambal Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Goddess Kalikambal (Kamakshi) and Lord Kamateswarar, located in George Town, Chennai, India. The temple is located on Thambu Chetty Street.The temple was originally located closer to the sea shore and was rebuilt at this place in 1640 AD. Shivaji, the Maratha warrior in the 17th century, had worshiped in this temple on 3 October 1667.
  • It's was believed on 3-10-1677 சத்ரபதி சிவாஜி /Chhatrapati Shivaji visited this shrine and workshipped Sri Kalikambal Temple.
  • Ancient and very powerful kalikambal ammal temple built in 17th century and also visited and prayers performed by Maratha warrior Shivaji
  • Once upon a time chatrapathi shivaji went to this temple most popular & powerful temple in Chennai...
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