Thirumanancheri Temple Timings

Thirumanancheri Temple Timings, Opening, Darshan, Closing and Pooja details

Temple remains open on all days. Will be closed on Grahan days.

Dress Code: Any decent outfit

Darshan waiting time: 20 – 30 mins

Best Time to visit: Oct-Jun.

Thirumanancheri Temple Timings

Morning Hours: 6:00 am – 1:30 pm

Evening Hours: 3:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Darshan Ticket Cost: Free. Available during opening hours.

Annadanam: 12:00 pm onwards for 100 devotees. Daily.

Ambal Abhishekam

Timings: 7:30 am – 8:30 am

Pooja duration: 1 hour

Ticket Cost: Rs.500

Brahmotsavam performed in Chittirai month.

Marriage Cost: Rs.180.

Marriage Duration: 2 – 3 hours.

How to reach Thirumanancheri Temple?

By Air

  1. The nearest airport is at Tiruchirapalli which is 113 km away.

By Train

  1. Kumbakonam is well connected with all parts of Tamil Nadu. Temple is 29 km away from Railway station.

By Bus

  1. From Chennai and Pondicherry, Bus goes via Cuddalore –> Chidambaram -> Mayiladuthurai –> Kuttalam -> Thirumanancheri.
  2. Direct Buses to Thirumanancheri are available from Kuttalam and Mayiladuthurai.
  3. Mini Buses are available from Kuttalam to Thirumanancheri.

Tickets can be purchased on arrival at the counter for the same day Pooja. Online Booking is not available for these Poojas.

Reference Link: History


  1. Can the marriage Pooja be performed in the evening? Can the ticket be purchased on the spot? How long the Pooja will take? I would like to perform the same on 30th May.

    • Dear Sir/Madam ,
      You can get the pooja ticket directly on arrival , pooja will be for 2 hours you can perform from monday to thursday, it will cost you Rs 8000.
      Thank you.