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Sri Kottai Mariamman Temple, Dindigul 

A post called Kamba Thadi made with copper is at the entrance of the shrine. Close to this are shrines for Lord Vinayaka on the south, Madurai Veeran and Navagrahas on the north, Muneeswara shrine on the rear south Karuppanasami, Kaliamman and Durga in the north.

Devotees pray for child boon. It is also believed that praying to Kottai Mariamman effectively relieves the devotees from sickness, small-pox, prolonged illness and disabilities.

Devotees offer turmeric and salt at the foot of the post. Women perform a sacred abishek on the flag hoisting day hoping that the Goddess would be cooled down of Her anger and bless the people. Those seeking child boon carry fire pots. People blessed with the child carry the child in a cradle made of sugarcane and light flour lamps – Mavilakku. The crowd will be as high as 20 lakh during the festival days.

Speciality of Sri Kottai Mariamman Temple, Dindigul

The bottom of the idol is deeply installed in this temple than in other places.

Opening Timings

The temple is open from 6.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.

Festivals at Sri Kottai Mariamman Temple, Dindigul

  • Soon after the new moon day in the month of Masi, (February-March), on the fifth day, the festival flag would be hoisted for a 20 day celebration in the temple. The festival continues for 30 days also in some years.

Address & Contact Details of Sri Kottai Mariamman Temple, Dindigul

Sri Kottai Mari Amman Temple, Dindigul – 624 001.

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One Response to "Sri Kottai Mariamman Temple, Dindigul "

  1. Jef Thomas says:

    dindigul mariamman temple view

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