Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Kamatchi Amman Temple, Pudupalayam, Rasipuram, Namakkal

Kamatchi Amman Temple, Pudupalayam, Rasipuram, Namakkal
This is a small temple in Pudupalayam devoted to Kamatchi Amman. Pudupalayam is 3 km from Rasipuram. Sri Kamatchi Amman Temple is the Community God of R. Pudupalayam. The Annual Festival is conducted every year during the Tamil Month Maasi. This is the Temple having Silver Chariot in Rasipuram.
The temple is located in Pudupalayam which is located at a distance of 3 Kms from Rasipuram. Rasipuram is located on the highway NH7 which connects Salem and Namakkal.

The town is located on the new broad gauge line which connects Salem and Karur. Salem – Karur railway line was opened for rail traffic in May 2013. The Rasipuram Railway Station (RASP) is well connected to major cities in South India.
There are daily express trains from Chennai - Central, Bangalore, Salem, MaduraiTirunelveli and Palani. The nearest airport is Salem Airport which is 37 km north of the town. Nearest Major Airport is located at Trichy & Coimbatore.