Kerala is often referred as the God’s own country which signifies that the real essence of God is persisting at every corner of the state. It is not the statement but can be justified by exploring the majestic temples of Kerala. You can plan for Kerala Temples Tour that enables you to discover and Rama. You can also witness the enchanting statues of Hindu Lords in Kerala temples. The walls of temples are engraved with vivid painting of Hindu lords, animals, monsters and creative designs as well. With such fascinating features, Kerala temples show off their worth.
Let us discuss about few popular temples in Kerala that are:
The Guruvayur Temple is located at Thrissur in Kerala. The Guruvayur temple name comes from the word “Guruvayoorappan”. The temple is dedicated to the Lord Vishnu. You can also find the Maha Vishnu statue towards the east side in the temple. The shrine possesses the elegant Dravidian architectures that make it eye-catching. The well suited time to savor this temple is December to February as per the climate condition.
This Padmanabhaswamy Temple is situated in the heart of Trivandrum city. The structure of this temple includes a 100 feet high Gopuram and an 18 feet long idol of presiding deity as well. This shrine includes 324 sculptured pillars and 80 feet high golden flag staff. The Padmanabhaswamy temple is also counted among the seven Parsurama shetras in Kerala. This temple is also devoted to the Lord Vishnu. The temple’s walls are also engraved with different paintings of Lords Vishnu in different postures.
The Sabarimala Temple is located at the Western Ghat mountain ranges of Pathanamthitta region in Kerala. The temple is dedicated to the Lord “Ayyappa” or it is also renowned as Ayyapa temple in Kerala. This temple is surrounded by dense forests and mountains as well. It is believed that Lord Ayyappa meditated here in this temple. It has been seen that Devotees mainly visit this temple during the season of November to January. The Sabarimala Sri Dharmasastha temple is counted one of the best known Hindu temples in India.