Distance from Trinco – 3 km (6 minutes)
Pathirakali Amman Temple is a Hindu temple situated down New Moor Street in Trincomalee. The temple is dedicated to the goddess Bhadrakali who is a form of the goddess Kali Amman. Pathirakali Amman Temple is located close to the Swami Rock on which lies the Koneswaram Temple. It celebrates the Ther Thiruvillah Festival procession and the Back Bay Sea Festival (Theertham Karatkarai).
Getting to Pathirakali Amman Temple
From Trinco take the Trincomalee Highway and turn to New Moor Street. Go along this route to reach the Pathirakali Amman Temple.