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About Sri Gokilambal Thirukameswar Temple

The old Sri Gokilambal Thirukameswar Temple is situated in a small town of Villianur approximately 11 Km away from Pondicherry. Its architectural style amazes many visitors. The main shrine of this temple dates back to the 12th century. This temple is known for its annual car fair that attracts people from different parts of the world. During the car festival, devotees pull a 15 metre tall chariot through the streets. It is also a famous picnic spot that can be easily reached from any town of Pondicherry.

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  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food Stalls, Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 1 hour
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Couple, Family
  • Not Allowed Footwear
  • Allowed Camera, Video

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