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. Evening also Pooja available

  2. Pls give contact number

  3. In which day the puja should be Conducted for delay marriage.

  4. hi is the temple open on sundays

  5. Hello Sir- After my marriage iam coming now for giving back the garland. Is there any special pooja or time to come and complete the rituals

  6. My sister’s wedding is delayed due to many reasons. Can you please tell me what and how should the pooja needs to be performed. Is it something special Pooja or a normal one?

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      You can perform the swayam varam parvathi homam which cost you Rs 8000 and pooja happens from monday to thursday.
      Thank you.

  7. Sir i want to return garland to temple after my marriage (2.5years). Is any procedure is there to give garland and and specific pooja

  8. I shld return garland after my marriage after 2.5 years… tell the procedure

  9. We are from Chennai. My son is in USA. His marriage is delayed . whether the parents can come and perform Pooja in the temple. If so what pooja we have to perform.

  10. Sir, my marriage is getting delayed… can I come in person and perform the marriage Pooja or my parents should also be brought along???

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      You can perform swayamvaram parvathy homam which cost you Rs 8000 and the homam duration will be 1-2 hours .
      Thank you.

  11. Sir, can I alone come and perform the homa???

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      Yes you can come and perform the pooja from Monday to Thursday pooja will happen .
      Thank you.

  12. I’m from Bangalore. Would like to visit the temple and perform Pooja for my sister. May I know the first timings of Pooja tomorrow ???

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      You can perform pooja from Monday to Thursday and it cost you around Rs 1000, you can perform in the temple hours .
      Thank you.

  13. But tomorrow is Sunday. Is it possible

  14. Sir, my marriage is getting delayed.. can I alone come and perform the Pooja???

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      You can perform swayam varam parvathi homam and it cost you Rs 8000.
      Thank you.

  15. My daughter’s marriage is delayed. She is in the US. Can I, her mother do anything in the temple for her early marriage?

  16. Dear Sir/Madam,
    You can perform the pooja only from Monday to Thursday and it cost you around Rs 8000.
    Thank you.

  17. Sir my marriage getting delay can I alone come and pooja coming Wednesday possible

  18. sir is it ok to perform pooja on amavasya on 3 june 2019.

    • Dear Sir/Madam ,
      You can check with your priest for the best dates , the pooja will be performed from Monday to Thursday.
      Thank you.

  19. Anita Janardhan


    I would be travelling from Bangalore.
    How to come from Mayaladurai Railway station to the temple

  20. 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.