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Welcome to Arulmigu Mundagakanni Amman Temple


      Temple is Administrated by Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department, TamilNadu Inspected area Chennai. This Amman (Sakthi)Temple is located at one of the ancient parts of chennai city i.e. mylapore, where other famous shaivaite and Vaishnavaite temples such as Sri Kapaleeswarar and Madhava Perumal Temples are also present. Believed to have an origin before 1300 years this temple has a significance towards fulfilling Vows and therefore is a famous Prarthana Temple...

Introduction:

he prime Deity is Swayambu (Not carved by man but has a natural origin). Therefore till date the main shine is having the thatched roof and housing upkeeping the old style never renovated as modern. Since the Deity is both the form and formless (having just the head only)– like a lotus – the Deity bears the name “Mundakam” which means lotus in Tamil.).

“Kottravai worship”:

He classical Tamil literature speaks of “Kottravai worship” – a cult existed during the age of “Tholkappiam” and “Silapathikaram “ This temple is also presumed to have worshiped as “Kottravai” once... The prime Deity is Swayambu (Not carved by man but has a natural origin). Therefore till date the main shine is having the thatched roof and housing upkeeping the old style never renovated as modern. Since the Deity is both the form and formless (having just the head only)– like a lotus – the Deity bears the name “Mundakam” which means lotus in Tamil.. The classical Tamil literature speaks of “Kottravai worship” – a cult existed during the age of “Tholkappiam” and “Silapathikaram “ This temple is also presumed to have worshiped as “Kottravai” once.he deity being near and dear to the female devotees, prarthanas exclusive for them is offered in this temple. Therefore all Tuesdays, Fridays and in the month of “Aadi” this temple is seen as crowded with ladies clad in yellow. Special offerings to ward off ill spells, curses, Occults and other influences of bad spirits are exclusive for this temple..

Pooja Timings:

Kaalasandhi Pooja : 06:00 A.M

Uchchi Kaala Pooja : 12:00 P.M

Saayaraksha Pooja : 06:00 P.M

Ardhajama Pooja : 08:00 P.M




Welcome to Arulmigu Mundaga Kanniamman Temple ,
Mylapore,Chennai.

Contact-Us

Arulmigu Mundagakanniamman Temple

Mylapore,Chennai-600 004.

Phone:044-24981893

E-Mail:mundagakanniamman@gmail.com