MARIAMMAM TEMPLE, SAMAYAPURAM
Samayapuram Mariamman Temple is situated on Tiruchirappalli Chennai
NH 45, just 20 kms north of Tiruchirappalli town. Every Sunday, Tuesday
and Friday, hundreds of devotees throng the temple and perform Poojas.
The offerings are in various forms. The most common offering is the
Mavilakku Mavu made of jaggery, rice flour, dhal and ghee. Samayapuram
is an important pilgrim center for all village people of this region.
Car festival(April- May) and Flower festival/ Poochorithal (Feb-March)
are very famous in this temple along with the festivals during Vaikasi(
Pancha Prahara Urchavam and Thai Poosam festival associated with the
Renganathar at Srirangam.
Phone No 2670460. Fax: 2670 557.
The associated temple named Ujjaini Om Kaliyamman at Magalikudi lies
at 500 m. It is said that the king Vikramathithan who ruled Ujjain prayed
the deity and took holy bath in the Sakthitheertham perennial well here.
Full moon days and new moon days are pious days here.