Sri VanaBadrakaliamman Temple is situated amidst Mettupalayam to Thekkampatti road route. It is just 5 kilometers away from Mettupalayam, which falls under Coimbatore District in Kongu Nadu.
The temple is situated in such a beautiful atmosphere comprising of clean and huge land area with greeneries, mountain landscapes, nature’s beauty along with lingering of birds and blossoming of flowers on the banks of River Bhavani.
River Bhavani’s old name seems to be “Vani” and also called as “PooVani”. Nellimalai with full of greens is located adjacent to the temple along with Nellithurai village. The deity “ Devi Badrakali” of this temple purifies her devotees and has been bestowing their wishes and prayers.
Goddess Vanabadrakali Amman is a swayambumurthi. Realizing their wishes, women use to put their mangal sutras in the hundi. They tie a stone in the sacred tree for child boon. Those starting a trade or beginning marriage proposals use to place white and red flowers in separate packets and seek the permission of the Goddess. If they get the flower of their choice, it means the permission is granted. Above all, the temple is known for the sheep animal sacrifice.
Miracle Based : Mother Vanabadrakali is a swayambu in the temple.
Mother Vanabadrakali Amman is a swayambumurthi.