Kanniga Parameswari Temple


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Kanniga Parameswari Temple Overview

Ranked 37 of 169 sightseeing in Pondicherry

The Kanniga Parameswari Temple, situated on  MG Road is dedicated to Goddess Shakti. This temple is an example of perfect fusion of Tamil and French architecture styles; the temple has arched walls, stained glass windows, ionic columns and angel decorations, among other features. The inner sanctum and ceilings are designed in traditional Tamil architectural style.

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: Below 1hr
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Sunset
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Very Ancient Temple

Very Ancient temple built some where around 1921 by the merchants of Arya Vysa community of Pondicherry. This temple is unique as the interiors of this temple is having French Architecture with big doors. Excellent temple. I recommend others to visit.

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Kanniga Parameswari Temple, Pondicherry

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