Vekkaliamman Temple, Trichy
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Vekkaliamman Temple

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Vekkaliamman Temple
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About Vekkaliamman Temple

    • Not Allowed: Pets
    • Timings - Opening & Closing: Monday - Friday: 6.00 AM - 8.00 PM , Saturday: 6.00 AM - 8.00 PM , Sunday: 6.00 AM - 8.00 PM , Public Holidays: 6.00 AM - 8.00 PM

The Vekkaliamman Temple is situated  7 km from Trichy in the town of Woraiyur, Tamil Nadu. The temple is one of the important pilgrimage centres as well as a seat of Cholas. The specialty of this temple is that its main residing deity does not have a roof over his head. This feature is based on the legend where Goddess Vekkaliamman instructed her devotees for not building a roof over her head until every person in the world has a shelter. The north facing of the idols present in this temple is also one noticeable feature. Special days of this temple are  Tuesdays and Fridays.

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  • Best Time:  During Sunrise
  • Length of visit:  More than 3hrs
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Ajay surendran

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  • Ajay surendran
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  • 3 Reviews
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"People found all around"

  • 5.00/7
  • Posted 2 months ago
Always worth a visit, although the parking is something that was nothing to write about, people were all over the place, something that we have to understand that running helter skelter, not bothered to move in a queue.
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Yosodha varman

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  • 4 Reviews
  •  15 helpful votes
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"Nice place to see"

  • 5.00/7
  • Posted Jan 10, 2014
Good and famous temple in Trichy. It is really a good experience to visit this temple.
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Raghupathi

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  • Lives in Chennai
  • 5 Reviews
  •  7 helpful votes
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"Miracle"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted Aug 21, 2013
All the miracle having in one place, I did not write any word without going to temple, it's marvelous, particularly go for evening time.
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