Karukkinil Amarnthaval Temple is an ancient temple located on Mettu Street in Kanchipuram
. The temple is devoted to Goddess Karukkinil Amarnthaval. The idol of the goddess, placed in the sanctum sanctorum, is in a sitting form with eight divine hands. Goddess Karukkinil Amarnthaval, one of the deities appointed by Lord Bhairava
to guard the eight directions of Kanchipuram, guards the southern zone of Kanchipuram, mainly Pillaiyarpalayam.
The nearest railway station is Kanchipuram Railway Station and Chennai International Airport is the closest airport.
Kanchipuram is well connected with other parts of the state by road.