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2000 year old temple of Thiruvalla Vallabha swami

2000 year old temple of Thiruvalla Vallabha swami

This is one of the shrine of 108 sacred Vishnu temples located in Kerala of South India. The Lord Sri Vallabha or Vishnu temple is a 2000 year old temple and it is 8 foot tall in standing pose facing east. Instead of sandalwood paste, sacred ash is g ...
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Annadana temple of Kerala at Thiruva vandoor

Annadana temple of Kerala at Thiruva vandoor

One of the ancient temple, and part of 108 Divya Desams of Lord Vishnu is famous for Annadanam ( Food donation) in this temple. Devotees who are suffering from poverty and unable to get proper food offer their prayers here for prosperity. Draupadi got ...
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Elephant Procession Seeveli in Guruvayur Krishna Temple

Elephant Procession Seeveli in Guruvayur Krishna Temple

Guruvayur Krishna Temple in Kerala is the most popular shrines in India where Elephants take part in procession called Seeveli a daily ritual procession carried out in the temple with caparisoned elephants marching with one of them carrying the idol o ...
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Kakkassery Bhattadri Saint of Kerala Aithihyamala

One of the great Saint of Kerala is Kakkassery Bhattadri who was a very knowledgeable person of his era and is unlike the practice of the day, crosses the rigid lines of casteism to the dismay of the namboothiris. There used to be a debate on Vedas,Pu ...
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Lord Vettakkorumakan and the Coconut breaking ritual at Kerala

Vettakkorumakan is son of Lord Shiva and Parvathi born as hunter to deliver a weapon known as Pashupathasthra to Arjuna is also the form of Lord Ayyappa in Kerala. The ritual involves breaking of 12,000 coconuts at a stretch which are broken to the ...
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Mystic Agastya Temple inside Kerala forest

Mystic Agastya Temple inside Kerala forest

Mystic Temple of Sage Agastya inside a forest located on top of the peak is known as Agasthya Koodam or Agastya mala inside the Neyyar wildlife sanctuary in Kerala and is a popular trekking location. This peak is open to trekking only for 3 months a y ...
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Nelluvaya Dhanvantri Temple in Kerala for Lord of Ayurvedic Medicine

Nelluvaya Dhanvantri Temple in Kerala for Lord of Ayurvedic Medicine

Dhanvantri-The Lord of Hindu Medicine owns a temple called Nelluvaya Dhanvantri Temple an avatar of Lord Vishnu in Kerala. This temple is frequently visited by Ayurvedic doctors to offer prayers before commencing with their practice and a special medi ...
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Panchapandava Temples in Kerala

Panchapandava Temples in Kerala

Pancha Pandava temples are a group of 5 Vishnu temples in Kerala said to be built by the Pancha Pandavas. The Five temples of Kerala, dedicated to Maha Vishnu (Lord Krishna) are connected with the Mahabharatam. Legend says that the Pandava princes set out on a pilgrimage throughout India, after ins ...
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Puliyur Maha Vishnu temple in Kerala

Puliyur Maha Vishnu temple in Kerala

The Puliyur Maha Vishnu temple in Chenganoor of Kerala is built by Bheema on top of small hill called Kari Manikathu Mala and is one of the sacred 108 Vaishnava temples. The Maha Vishnu has four arms, holding conch, lotus,discuss and the fourth arm re ...
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Puthandu the Tamil New Year along with the Vishu Kerala New Year

Puthandu the Tamil New Year along with the Vishu Kerala New Year

Puthandu the "Tamil New Year" is also known as Varusha pirappu is observed on first day of Tamil month Chithirai is celebrated along with Vishu the "Kerala New Year "in the Kerala month Medam all over India by Keralites. A tray arranged with three fru ...
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Temple puja performed remembering a Muslim King in Thirvattaru Kerala

Temple puja performed remembering a Muslim King in Thirvattaru Kerala

Sri Adi Keshava Perumal Vishnu Temple, Thiruvattar is located near the Kerala - Tamil Nadu border and the Lord is 22 feet, made out of 16008 Saligrams in a sleeping position.For a full view, the Deity must be viewed through three doors after climbing ...
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Temple where Onam started Thrikatkara

This temple is one of the 108 holy Divya desams of Lord Vishnu known as Thrikkakara temple where one must first pray at the shrine of Lord Shiva (also called as Thekkumkara Thevar) before visiting the shrine of Lord Vamana, the fifth incarnation of t ...
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The Mysterious Seventh Door of Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple Thiruvananthpuram Kerala

Sri Ananthapadmanabha Swamy Temple is an Ancient Vedic Richest Temples of the Country and one among the popular 108 Vaishnavite temples, is dedicated to Lord Vishnu situated in Ananthapura near Kumbla in Kasaragod District of northern end of Kerala, w ...
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Thrichittatt Maha Vishnu temple in Chengannur

Thrichittatt Maha Vishnu temple in Chengannur

The Ancient Thrichittatt Maha Vishnu temple in Chengannur was built by Yudhishtra,the eldest of the Pandavas is one of the pancha pandava temple circuits where the Lord faces east and the holy tank is known as Shanku Teertam ( or tank of the conch) wi ...
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Trikodithanam Maha Vishnu temple in Kerala

Trikodithanam Maha Vishnu temple in Kerala

Trikodithanam Maha Vishnu temple in Kerala is one of the temple built by Sahadeva who is last brother of Pandavas. This is one of 108 sacred Vishnu temples and has been mentioned by saint Nammalvar and stands for classic example of the Kerala heritage ...
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Trimurthi Temple in Tirunavaya in Kerala

Trimurthi Temple in Tirunavaya in Kerala

The Trimurthi Temple in Tirunavaya of Kerala the 3 temples are dedicated to Lord Brahma, Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva on either sides of the Bharatapuzha river. The most popular among them is the Vishnu temple locally known as Mukunda temple where Ances ...
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Triprayar Sri Rama Temple without Hanuman or Seetha

Triprayar Sri Rama Temple without Hanuman or Seetha

The One and only temple known as Triprayar Sri Rama Temple without Hanuman or Seetha is located on the banks of River Sripriyain Kerala where in Malayalan month of Vrishchikam (Mid Nov-Mid Dec),the water of river turns saline and is normal by the onse ...
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Vegetarian Crocodile in Ananthapura Lake Temple in Kasaragod Kerala

Vegetarian Crocodile in Ananthapura Lake Temple in Kasaragod Kerala

The Only Lake Temple with the Ancient Vegetarian Crocodile named Babiya which eats only vegetables as Food is the center of attraction in Ananthpura temple Kasaragod District of Kerala and gaurdian of this temple lake from the past 150 years. Mystery ...
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Vishnu Temple where Brinjal Curry is prasad in Irinjalakkuda Kerala

Vishnu Temple where Brinjal Curry is prasad in Irinjalakkuda Kerala

This is the only temple which is dedicated to Bharatha, the younger brother of Lord Sri Rama, in which bells are not rung, camphor not lighted and incense not offered as believed by people that as Bharat doing meditation these things will disturb him ...
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अनंतपुर झील मंदिर कासरगोड

अनंतपुर झील मंदिर कासरगोड

यह मंदिर एक झील के बीच में निर्माण किया है। इस पास के एक झरने के पानी से बना यह एक ताजा पानी की झील है। मुख्य गर्भगृह एक पुल के माध्यम से भूमि से जुड़ा है। यह मुख्य रूप लकड़ी का बना है और इसकी दीवारों पर हिंदू देवी-देवताओं के विभिन्न नक्काशि है। इस मंदिर में प्रमुख आकर्षण "बबिया" है।बबिया नामका एक ...
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