A Visit to Guruvayur temple


  • South India is home to plenty of magnificient temples.

  • In particular, Kerala has several temples for Hindu devotees.One such most visited temple is Guruvayur temple in Thrissur district

  • Guruvayur temple is dedicated to Lord Guruvayoorappan is a standing Vishnu with four arms, one carrying the conch Panchajanya, the second one carrying Sudarshana Chankra, the third one holding Kaumodaki and the last one Holy basil garland.

  • The Guruvayur temple festivals include Ulsavam in the month of Feb-March, a ten day festival at the Dhwaja Stambha , Vishu- Malayali new year the most important festival here, Krishna janamashtami celebrated during Aug-Sept to mark the birth of Lord Krishna.