The Muppandhal Isakki Amman Temple is located in Kanyakumari and is dedicated to Muppandhal Isakki Amman. People normally keep a picture of Muppandhal Isakki Amman facing the driver's seat in cars, jeeps and vans and offer garland and flowers. People come here to pray for a safe journey. The deity here is Muppandhal Isakki Amman. People believe that she guards journeys and also the outcome of the trip, guaranteeing success. Her power is so great that her devotees believe that if one cannot come there to the temple, one could pray from their own homes.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- To pray for safety in travel
Sarva Mangala Maangalye Sive Sarvaardha Saadhike, Saranye Tryambake Gauri Naarayani Namosthuthe
Meaning -We offer you our salutations, Oh auspicious Naraayani, who is the good of all good, who can achieve everything and can offer refuge, Oh three-eyed Gowri.
Saranaangatha Dheenaartha Parithraana Paraayane Sarvasyaarthi Hare Devi Naaraayani Namosthuthe
Meaning -We offer salutations to you, Oh Narayani, who has the infinite power of creating, preserving and destroying. You are the basis and epitome of the 3 gunas.
Sarvaroope Sarvese Sarvasakthi Samanvithe, Bhayebhyastrahi No Devi Durge Devi Namosthuthe
Meaning -I offer my salutations to you mother Durga, who is present in all beings and has all power, save us from all our wrongdoings O mother of the universe.
Yaa Devi Sarva Bhooteshu Shakthi Roopena Samsthita Namastasyai Namastasyai Namastasyai Namo Namaha
Meaning -Salutations to the Goddess who resides as Shakti in all beings.
5 a.m. - 10 p.m.