• Arulmigu Mariamman Temple
  • Arulmigu Mariamman Temple
  • Arulmigu Mariamman Temple

History of Arulmigu Samayapuram Maariamman

POOJA TIMINGS
Name of Pooja Time
Ushaad Kaalam 6.00 AM
Kaala Santhi 8.00 AM
Uchi Kaalam 12:00 PM
Saaya Ratchai 6.00 PM
Saaya Ratchai - II-nd 8.00 PM
Artha Jaamam 9.00 AM

The State of Tamil Nadu has several divine abodes of Goddess Shakthi. Shakthi cults prevalent in different ages are manifested in the temples. One of such divine abodes is Arulmighu Mariamman, Samayapuram in Trichy District. This Temple is known to occupy a prominent position among the temples dedicated to Goddess Shakthi. This temple is situated in beautiful land scape enriched by the Holy River Cauvery.

The Temple is Situated in the Chennai - Trichy National Highway 15 K.M. from Trichy. Trichy can be reached by train from Chennai, Madurai and other places and also by airways from Chennai. The Goddess Mariamman is very powerful. Devotees wishes are fulfilled by the Goddess . Persons affected by Chickenpox and Smallpox come to this place, stay here and pray the Goddess for speedy recovery. Abisheka Theertham (Divine Water) is sprinkled on them after Pooja and they get recovered very quickly. There is a separate rest hall for their stay in the temple.

In ancient time This region was ruled by Chola Kings. Samayapuram is also known by the names Kannanur, Kannanpuram, Vikramapuram and Mahalipuram in ancient times. Flower sprinkling (Poochoridal) festival is conducted during the month of March and Chithirai Car festival is conducted during the month of April. Devotees offer prayer by rolling themselves around the temple prakaram (corridor) known as Angapradatchinam.