Meenakshi Amman or Minakshi-
is a historic Hindu temple located on the
southern bank of the Vaigai River in Madurai,
Tamil Nadu, India. It is dedicated to Meenakshi,
a form of Parvati, and her consort, Sundareswar, a form of Shiva.
Photography is not permitted inside the temple. However by buying a special ticket one can take photographs in the periphery.