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Home>>South India>>Kerala>>Spiritual Places of Kerala

Spiritual Places of Kerala

Aaranmula, Aaranmula tours, Visit Aaranmula of Kerala, Temple tour of Aaranmula, Religious place of Kerala Aranmula

The temple dates back to the time of Mahabharata Parthasarthy temple, devoted to Parthasarathi or Lord Krishna is said to date back to the days of the Mahabharata. The Vaishnavite Alwar Saints have sung its glory.

Ambalapuzha Temple

This temple is well-known throughout Kerala for the milk porridge, 'Palpayasam' served here. At Karumadi, near by, is an image of the Buddha, a relic of the times when Buddhism flourished in the State.

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Ananthapadmanabhaswamy Temple, Ananthapadmanabhaswamy Temple tours, Visit Ananthapadmanabhaswamy Temple of Kerala Ananthapadmanabhaswamy Temple

The temple, known for the Mural paintings and stone carvings is one among the 108 temples devoted to Vishnu in India. A magnificent array of gods, goddesses, nymphs, sprites and demons adorn the seven-storey 'gopuram' that forms the temple tower.

Ananthapura Lake Temple

The presiding of the temple is Lord Vishnu seated on the serpent god, Adishesha. The temple is open to all visitors irrespective of caste, creed, and color.

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Cheraman Juma Masjid

This Mosque resembles temple. Built in 628 AD, in Al Hijra 7, that is, 7 years after Prophet's migration to Madina, it is the oldest Mosque in India and the second oldest in the world.

Chottanikkara Temple

The image in the shrine is not fixed to the ground and is mounted on loose sand. Water offered during ablution ceremonies percolates underground

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Ettumanoor Temple

Situated 12 kms north of Kottayam town, at Ettumanoor is an antique Shiva temple, which was built in the 16th century. The temple, a sampling of the indigenous Kerala style of architecture, attracts many Hindu devotees from all over the state.

Guruvayoor Temple

It is supposed, the temple was produced by 'Guru', the 'preceptor of the gods' and 'Vayu', the 'god of winds'. This is perhaps the only temple in the state that hosts the largest number of marriages and rice feeding ceremonies (the ritual first meal for infants).

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Kalpathy Temple, Kalpathy Temple tours, Visit Kalpathy Temple of Kerala, Temple tour of Kalpathy Temple

Kalpathy Temple

The Vishwanatha Swamy shrine, the oldest Shiva temple is located 3 kms from Palakkad. The annual chariot temple is a gala event. The annual 'Ratholsavam' or Chariot Festival at Sree Viswanantha Swamy temple lasts for seven days.

Kanjiramattom Mosque

Kanjiramattom Mosque, is believed to have been built as a memorial to Sheikh Fariduddin. The famous Kanjiramattom Mosque is about 25 km from Kochi.

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Koodalmanikyam Temple, Koodalmanikyam Temple tours, Visit Koodalmanikyam Temple of Kerala, Temple tour of Koodalmanikyam

Koodalmanikyam Temple

Antique and historic Koodalmanickam Temple in Manavalassery is about nine kilometres from Irinjalakuda Railway Station.

Kulathupuzha Temple

Kulathupuzha Temple is located on a forest range on the Thiruvananthapuram - Shenkotta road, Kulathupuzha is known for the Sastha temple.

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Lokanarkavu Temple, Lokanarkavu Temple tours, Visit Lokanarkavu Temple of Kerala, Temple tour of Lokanarkavu Temple

Lokanarkavu Temple

The Lokanarkavu Bhagavathi Temple is a temple regularly alluded to in the Northern Ballads or the Vadakkanpattu of Kerala.

Madayi Mosque

This famous antique mosque in Kannur was built by a Muslim preacher Malik Iban Dinar in1124 AD and is located about 22 kms from Kannur town.

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Malayatoor Church, Malayatoor Church tours, Visit Malayatoor Church of Kerala, Temple tour of Malayatoor Church, Religious

Malayatoor Church

Located 52 kms from Kochi, the Malayatoor Church is situated atop the 609 m high Malayatoor Hill. The church is dedicated to St. Thomas, who is believed to have prayed at this shrine.

Mangla Devi Temple

Mangala devi temple, the very old temple is located 15 kms from Thekkady. It lies unseen in the dense woods at the top of a peak 1337 m above sea level. The temple is built in the traditional Kerala style of architecture.

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Mannarsala Temple

Mannarshala covers a district of 16 acres of thick green forest grove dedicated to serpent worship. The temple here is special in that the holy rites are presided over by a priestess.

Mar Thoman Church, Mulanthuruthy

Mulanthuruthy Mar Thoman Church has great historical meaning for the Malankara Syrian Orthodox Church. The Mar Thoman Church was established between AD 1110 and 1125.

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Oachira Temple, Oachira Temple tours, Visit Oachira Temple of Kerala, Temple tour of Oachira Temple, Religious place

Oachira Temple

Oachira is sole place of worship with neither a structure to house an idol nor an idol around which temples are usually built.

Pazhayangadi Mosque

The 500 year old Pazhayangadi Mosque (Kondotty mosque), in north Kerala is one of the prominent pilgrim centre of the Muslim society in Kerala.

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Pundareekapuram Temple

Stop a Small hill called Midayikunnam Pundareekapuram is a little temple atop a small hill called Midayikunnam close to Thalayolapparambu, in Kottayam District.

Sabarimala Temple

This holy shrine, devoted to Lord Ayyappa is a renowned pilgrim centre atop the rugged hills of the Western Ghats. The sanctum sanctorum nestles 914 m above sea level, amidst the virgin forest wilderness of the Western Ghats.

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Santa Cruz Basilica Church

The Santa Cruz Basilica is a historic church that was built by the Portuguese. The church was elevated to a cathedral by Pope Paul IV in 1558 AD.

Sivagiri Temple

Narayana Guru Breathed His Last Here The 'Sivagiri Mutt' is a 'Ashram' founded by the immense Hindu reformer and philosopher, Sree Naravana Guru.

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Thali Temple

Thali temple, situated downtown is a significant temple of the former Zamorin Kingdom of Kozhikode. The temple is well-known for the 'Revathi Pattathanam', an annual competition of pedagogic skills.

Thirunavaya Temple

Thiruvanaya Navamukunda Temple, near Ponnani in Malappuram district is situated on the banks of the river Bharathapuzha. Holding immense historical importance, this is the place where 'Mamangam',

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Thirunelli Temple

The Koothambalam , Situated 30 kms North West of Mananthavadi in the Wayanad region, Thirunelli Temple is known as the "main pilgrimage of South". Tucked away in the Brahmagiri Hills, Thirunelli Temple is encircled by the gurgling River Papanasini.

Thriprayar Temple

Thriprayar Temple, located south of Thrissur is one of the significant temples dedicated to Lord Rama. The impressive wood carvings, sculptures and Mural Paintings are an interesting sight to see here.

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Vadakkumnathan Temple, Vadakkumnathan Temple tours, Visit Vadakkumnathan Temple of Kerala, Temple tour of Vadakkumnathan

Vadakkumnathan Temple

One of the oldest temples in Kerala Vadakkumnnatha is a prominent Shiva temple, in downtown Thrissur, Kerala.

Vaikom Temple

The Main Festival: Held in November-December Parasurama, the mythical founder of Kerala, is told to have built a temple here devoted to Lord Shiva.

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Valiyapalli Church, Valiyapalli Church tours, Visit Valiyapalli Church of Kerala, Temple tour of Valiyapalli Church

Valiyapalli Church

The St. Mary's Church, located 2 kms from Kottayam was built as early as 1550 AD. The church is well-known for its Persian stone cross, engraved with very old inscriptions.

Valliyoorkkavu Temple

The Tribal Dances accompanied by the Percussion Instruments Valliyoorkkavu Bhagavathy temple is located in the tribal areas of Wayanad hills at Valliyoorkavu, 3 kms from Mananthavady town in Wayanad district. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathy.

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Francis Church, Francis Church tours, Visit Francis Church of Kerala, Temple tour of Francis Church, Religious place

St. Francis Church

St. Francis Church is a stonework church set on quiet lawns amidst the bustle of Fort Kochi, 10 kms from Ernakulam. Initially named as Santo Antonio, this protestant church was originally built by the Europeans in India.

Thiruvalla Temple

Thiruvalla temple is one of the major temples of Kerala and a fine sampling of its long-established style of temple architecture.

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More Spritual Places of Kerala


>> Aranmula

>> Ambalapuzha Temple

>> Ananthapadmanabhaswamy Temple

>> Ananthapura Lake Temple

>> Cheraman Juma Masjid

>> Chottanikkara Temple

>> Ettumanoor Temple

>> Guruvayoor Temple

>> Kalpathy Temple

>> Kanjiramattom Mosque

>> Koodalmanikyam Temple

>> Kulathupuzha Temple

>> Lokanarkavu Temple

>> Madayi Mosque

>> Malayatoor Church

>> Mangla Devi Temple

>> Mannarasala Temple

>> Mar Thoma Church

>> Oachira Temple

>> Pazhayangadi Mosque

>> Pundareekapuram Temple

>> Sabarimala Temple

>> Santa Cruz Basilica Church

>> Sivagiri Temple

>> Thali Temple

>> Thirunavaya Temple

>> Thirunelli Temple

>> Thiruvalla Temple

>> Thriprayar Temple

>> Vadakkumnathan Temple

>> Vaikom Temple

>> Valiyapalli Church

>> Valliyoorkkavu Temple

>> Francis Church


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