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  KANCHEPURAM - KAMAKSHIAMMAN TEMPLE

It appears that this Ambika was assuming the form of Kali at nights and was moving about in that area causing unpleasant disturbances by her dreadful forms. People were in great terror and spent spleepless nights. When they sought Sankaracharaya's help he implored the Mother to stop her nocturnal rounds for people's safety. Moved by his humanism she agreed not to stir oat at nights. Not satisfied with the agreement, he extracted a promise from her not to go out of the temple without his permission. She smilingly assured him of her implementation and she did accordingly, whenever the procession of the Mother is taken out the Utsavamurthi halts bufore the image of Sri Sankaracharya to taking permission in accordance with promise given. How strangle. The immortal halting for the permission from a mortal!! The Aren't the ways of God's inscrutable.

It is in the heart of Kancheepuram accessible by walk from bus stand.

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