Which temple is famous in Thrissur?

Which temple is famous in Thrissur?

Vadakkunnathan Temple

Vadakkumnathan Temple
District Thrissur district
Deity Shiva Durga
Festivals Maha Shivaratri Navaratri Thiruvathira

Why is Thrissur famous?

Thrissur is known as the cultural capital of Kerala, and the land of Poorams. The district is known for its ancient temples, churches, and mosques. Thrissur Pooram is the most colourful temple festival in Kerala.

Which is the powerful temple in Kerala?

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple
List of Popular Temples in Kerala

Temple Name City Name
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple Thiruvananthapuram
Sabarimala Sastha Temple Pathanamthitta
Attukal Bhagavathy Temple Thiruvananthapuram
Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple Ambalapuzha

How old is Vadakkunnathan Temple?

1000 years old
The Vadakkunnathan Temple in Kerala has received the award of excellence from the UNESCO. It is one of the oldest temples in Kerala, which has Mural paintings quite 400 years old, and the Vadakkunnathan Temple is 1000 years old.

What is Nalambalam in Kerala?

They are Ramapuram Sree Ramaswamy Temple, Koodappulam Sree Lakshmanaswamy Temple, Amanakara Sree Bharathaswamy Temple and Methiri Sree Sathrughnaswamy Temple. These temples together are called the Nalambalam.

Where is Thrissur Pooram celebrated?

The Thrissur Pooram is an annual event held at the sprawling Thekkinkadu Maidan in Thrissur city on the pooram asterism in the Malayalam month of Medam.

What is the old name of Thrissur?

Thrissur was known by its anglicised name Trichur until 1990, when the government decided to replace it with its Malayalam name. Thrissur was also known as “Vrishabhadripuram” (Kailasam of the South) in ancient days.

Who made Thrissur?

The Architect of Thrissur Town. In 1790 Raja Rama Varma (1790-1805) popularly known as Saktan Tampuran ascended the throne of Cochin. With the accession of this ruler the English or modern period in the history of Cochin and of the District began.

Which God is famous in Kerala?

Lord Krishna is worshipped widely in all parts of Kerala, Guruvayur being one of the most famous temples in the state. Malayali Hindus also worship Bhagavathi as a form of Shakti. Almost every village in Kerala has its own local guardian deity, usually a goddess.

Which is the first temple in Kerala?

Which is the first temple in Kerala? Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple located in Thiruvananthapuram is believed to be the first ever temple to have been built in Kerala. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, this temple is also one of the oldest Vishnu temples in the country.

How can I go to Nalambalam?

How to reach

  1. Thriprayar. By Road: Triprayar is freely accessible by road from Thrissur(25 km) and Guruvayoor.
  2. Irinjalakuda. By Road: Irinjalakuda is freely accessible by road from Thrissur(22 km) By Rail:Irinjalakuda( 9 km) By Air: Kochi 46 km.
  3. Moozhikulam.
  4. Payammel.
  5. Map Directions.