Vasantha Utsav (Summer festival) in Vaikasi (May-June)
Aani Tirumanjanam in June-July
Tirukarthigai in November-December
Month of Aadi - All Friday, special poojas will be offered
All three Shaktis – Durga, Lakshmi and Saraswathi grace in this temple
Devotees seek the permission of the Goddess through flowers before planning any function in their homes and before starting a business.
Couples pray here for eternal conjugal unity.
Majority of the devotees pray for cure from measles
Realizing their boons, devotees perform Abishek to the Goddess, contribute to the temple depending on their means and arrange feeding of meals (Annadhanam).
All the 3 forms of the goddesses are Swayambu (natural)
There is also a Mariamman here as a child. There is a face on Her belly too, wearing a crown. It is explained that the Goddess holds the demon she destroyed. Tippu Sultan built his fortress here only for his army. Fort in Tamil means Kottai, hence the Amman is named Kottai Mariamman. The Goddess is also known as Koteeswari Mari amman
The temple is open from 6.00 a.m. to 12.00 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.