Temples In Kerala


Someone said that the beauty of this beautiful southern state can be described in the two charming colors of Green and Gold. Green represents the plush natural beauty of the state while gold represents the mesmerizing temples adorning the tons of gold which are gifted by the travellers. Famous and God’s own country, Kerala houses numerous ancient and magnificent temples some of them are like more than 2000 years old. Most of the temples are dedicated to Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu. One can get unmatchable spiritual experience while visiting the temples over here.

1. Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple

A divine temple located in Trivandrum which is world-wide famous for its architectural superiority. The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is believed to be a 8th century edifice. The architecture of the temple throws the grandeur of Dravidian architectural style.

2. Ambalapuzha Sri Krishna Temple

It is dedicated to Lord Krishna and is located at Ambalapuzha in Kerala. The idol of Lord Krishna in the temple is placed as a child which is commonly known as Bal Gopal. According to the historian, Guru Vayoorappan also used to visit the temple during the prayer time.

3. Sabarimala Sree Ayyappa Temple

Ayyappa, the most prestigious and most worshiped God in south India. Located in the southern part of India, Ayyappa temple is located on the hill top of Western Ghats. Wrapped around by mountains and thick forest, the temple is visited by high numbers of visitors.

Here are some of the most amazing Kerala temples, namely – Guruvayoor Sree Krishna Temple, Chottanikara Devi Temple, Ettumanoor-Vaikom-Kaduthuruthy Temple and many more.