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Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Thiruvananthapuram

Features

Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple built by the erstwhile kings of Travancore and is one important pilgrimage of Kerala. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, It is one of 108 sacred Divya Desams (Vishnu temples) as mentioned in the works of the Tamil Azhvars. The capital city of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram derives its name from Padmanabhaswamy Temple (Thiru + Anantha + Puram= Abode of Lord Anantha Padmanabha). Please note that only Hindus are permitted inside the temple with strict dress code.

Timings

03.30 am to 04.45 am, 06.30 am to 07.00 am, 08.30 am to 10.00 am, 10.30 am to 11.10 am, 11.45 am to 12.00 pm, 05.00 pm to 06.15 pm, 06.45 pm to 07.20 pm

Local Transport

KSRTC buses, private buses, taxis and rikshaws are available for local transportation.

How to reach

Thiruvananthapuram is the international airport and connects to major cities of India as well as outside India. Trivandrum Central railway station is well connected to major cities of India. The city has excellent transport facilities to reach the cities by the road transport.

Important Events & Festivals

Alpasi Ulsavam is main festival which is bi-annual festivals in the months of Thulam (Alppasi) and Meenam(Painkuni). For other festivals, please check the website for details of events/festivals.

Website

www.sreepadmanabhaswamytemple.org

Contact

0471-2464606, info@sreepadmanabhaswamytemple.org

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