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  TIRUNELVELI - KANTIMATI TEMPLE

The Mother's shrine has its Rajagopuram and in front of this there is a mandap with 96 big stout pillars each with a characteristic nature. There is another mandap with 1000 pillars and it is here Mother's Kalyanotsav is celebrated in Aipassi masa and Vunjalseva on a grand scale with splendour end pomp matching her glory Lakhs of people participate with great exuberance. No visitor to this district headquarters town misses seeing this sacred ancient temple, as it fills the soul with bliss and prepares him face ordeals righteously. The Mother looks always like bride in full splendour donning gorgeous dress and dazzling jewels. It is said that Parvathi and Maheswar descended straight to this place after wedding in Kailas to keeping the word given to Agasthya. Hence that unusual charm and grandeur.

It lies in the centre of town, about 2 km. off station and bus stand accessible by city bus.

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