Month: September 2021

Mookambika Temple

Mookambika Temple, Dress Code, and other Information

The devotees entering Mookambika temple are expected to adhere to the dress code prescribed by the temple authorities.

Men are not allowed to wear any clothes other than a dhoti and underwear for entering the inner temple. Upper portion of the body can be covered with a white cloth called veshti. Shirts, pants, jeans, Bermuda, lungi, vests, pyjamas and kurtas and not allowed inside the inner temple.
For women, western clothes such as  frocks, pants, jeans, short and revealing dresses are not allowed inside the temple. The preferred dress is the saree. If wearing salwar or choodidar, you may have to wear a dhoti to cover it before entering the temple.