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Bhagavathy Amman Temple

Temple Road, Kanyakumari, India
+91 4652 246 223
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Goddess Kanyakumari showers her blessings here!

The temple is well maintained. Only issue was the temple employees sitting outside with Koti... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Reflection of the diamond and our long free way to the goddess

We had a great time near the sea shore, since we were half drenched we left our baggages in our car... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“nose ring” (26 reviews)
“dress code” (8 reviews)
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Temple Road, Kanyakumari, India
+91 4652 246 223
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The temple is well maintained. Only issue was the temple employees sitting outside with Koti archana ticket forces devotees to purchase one ticket for each. This should be left to the choice of the devotees. Had a very good darshan of Goddess Bagavathi Amman. There...More

Thank ssbct
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time near the sea shore, since we were half drenched we left our baggages in our car and entered the temple. We were so eagerly waiting in a queue to look at the shining nose ring of the goddess. In the...More

Thank Banu S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this holy temple and leading tourist attraction of Kanyakumari in evening. There was no rush. This is the first Durga Temple created by Lord Parasurama and is also one among 51 Shakthi Peethas. Kanyakumari got its name from the this Kumari Amman or...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there after sunset. Not much crowd. Got darshan within 15 mins in free queue. Nose ring of goddess shinning like a star. Stories says that in olden days many ships mistook this light as light house and dashed in rocks. Interesting.. Not to...More

Thank priyasasi5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bhagavathy Amman Temple is a peaceful place.The temple has good architecture and it is 1000 to 2000 years old.

Thank Rachamallu
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Male devotees are asked to remove their shirts/t-shirts while entering the temple. The temple is small but it is a famous temple.

1  Thank HemaKumarReddy
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Bhagavathi Amman temple also known as kanyakumari temple. It's divine actually, must visit place in kanyakumari. Historic temple will definitely give u peace of mind. Just next to the ocean also gives beautiful view. May goddess kanyakumari bless everyone.

1  Thank nilesh_nagar
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This is the temple which own the city its name "'KANYAKUMARI"' . The main temple is dedicated to goddess kumari, the eternal virgin goddess. Goddess parvati took birth in this city to kill the demon banasur who had the boon of only getting killed by...More

1  Thank pushpeshpulkit123
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

The bhagavathy Aman temple is very familiar in Kerala.This is very near temple of beach side.I like this temple so much.

Thank jishnumj
Reviewed 21 July 2017

the temple located close to sea..amman deity here famous for her diamond nose ring..better to go in night because less crowd and you can spend better time in temple..day time its crowded..there will be temple staffs who can explain about the temple..you just pay them...More

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Kalpana S
4 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