Coimbatore - Kovai
Vanabadrakaliamman temple Mettupalayam, Coimbatore



Vanabadrakaliamman temple

Vanabadrakaliamman temple has goddess Kali as its deity. This temple is located near Mettupalayam in Coimbatore district. This temple is considered very special since it is believed to clear all the hurdles for marriage and child birth. The temple stands majestically on the river banks of Bhavani originating in the nilgiris. It can be reached by buses and other vehicles from Mettupalayam by traveling mere 5 km.

It is believed that once a demon named Pagasuran lived here near this temple premise. He used to trouble the people living here. To defeat this asura, one of the Pancha pandavas called Bheema worshipped Kali in order to destroy Pagasuran. Here both the idols of Pagasuran and Bheema are worshipped by devotees. Asuran is worshipped as Kaval Bootham.

Temple Timings:

5:00 am to 8:00 pm









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