Travel Mayapur

Kanch Kamini Temple

In Calcutta, there is a big temple.It is called Kancha-kamini’s temple. Kancha-Kamini means she was a prostitute,but she was kept by avery big businessman who was dealing in glass ,mirrors and all… So he has made a temple for her with glass and mirrors. Therefore it is called kancha. Kancha means glass.Kancha-Kamini.
-SP Morning Walk May 9,1974,Bombay
One can still find circular groves where once gold and silver coins were embedded in the floor of the temple.

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