Sri Kamakshi Ammavan Temple In Kanchi

Temple Tower

Temple Tower

Among 51 Shakti Peetas Kanchi is one among them. Kanchi is called as “Nabisthana Peetam”. The word is derived from the heritage “Ka” means Goddess Saraswati (God of Education), “Ma” means Goddess Lakshmi (God of Wealth), “Akshi” means Eye. The name as a whole refers as the god lives in Kanchi with Goddess Saraswati and Goddess Lakshmi as her both eyes. The Lalitha Sahasranama poem is an idle example for the goddess power.The place where goddess resides is “Gayatri Mandapam”. The Goddess lives in temple in 3 forms. They are Sri Kamakshi, Sri Bilahasam and Sri Chakram. The goddess is in a sitting posture of “Padmasana” .The goddess contains Pasa, Angusa, Pushpabana and Sugarcane in her forehands.The special occasions for the Goddess Kamakshi are Navratri, Bhramotsavam and Pournami (Full Moon Day). The goddess is distinctively powerful in these times and it is even more auspicious to visit the temple in these days.

Temple Entrance,You Can See Beautiful Architecture.

Temple Entrance,You Can See Beautiful Architecture.

One Of The Beautiful Carving

One Of The Beautiful Carving

Flowers,Lemons&Fruits To Offer.

Flowers,Lemons&Fruits To Offer.

Inside Temple Compound

Inside Temple Compound

Kamakshi Ammavan Temple Tower

Kamakshi Ammavan Temple Tower

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You Can See 4 Temple Towers Now.Left One Is The Main Entrance

You Can See 4 Temple Towers Now.Left One Is The Main Entrance

Almost All Temples Have Huge Walls.

Almost All Temples Have Huge Walls.

Mandapa In Temple Compound.

Mandapa In Temple Compound.

Small Mandapa On Tortoise.This Is Inside Main One.

Small Mandapa On Tortoise.This Is Inside Main One.

Beautiful Carved Pillers In Mandapa.No Of Fantastic Designs On Walls.

Beautiful Carved Pillers In Mandapa.No Of Fantastic Designs On Walls.

Stone Faced Water Inside Temple.Almost Every Temple Have One Like This.

Stone Faced Water Inside Temple.Almost Every Temple Have One Like This.

People Believe In They Will Construct a New House,If They Arrange Stones Like That.

People Believe In They Will Construct a New House,If They Arrange Stones Like That.

Actual Pic

Actual Pic

Elephants In Temple

Elephants In Temple

Its Really Beautiful View To See Three Temple Towers Like This.

Its Really Beautiful View To See Three Temple Towers Like This.

Goddesses Kamakshi

Goddesses Kamakshi