Kamatchiamman Temple

Situated in the Bharathi street of Pondicherry is another important pilgrims spot – the Kamatchiamman temple. The temple structure makes the temple worth a stare. The temple deity Durga attracts tourists and locals who come from different places to offer their prayers to the goddess. Durga the deity of war is seated majestically in the temple. The temple sees massive decorations in the interiors on special occasions and exteriors of the temple appear rusty and dark.

Kamatchiamman Temple

Unlike the adornments and embellishments of the other temples the Kamatchiamman temple is devoid of any beautification and furnishing. The temple has seen several hardships with pass of time. Despite the difficulties of time it witnessed it stands gloriously till date. Being different from other famous temples in Pondicherry the crowd gathering at the temple during festivities is just as high as it is for any other temple. The austere temple dedicated to goddess Durga despite its simplicity attracts several tourists and devotees and is equally a prominent landmark in Pondicherry. Kamatchiamman temple is one to visit while touring Pondicherry.