List of Hindu temples in Kerala

This is a list of famous Hindu temples in Kerala ordered by district.[1][2][3]

AlappuzhaEdit

Name Location Deity Image
Vadakkan Koyikkal Devi Temple Puthiyavila Puthiyavila, Kayamkulam Sree Parvathy
Manakkattu Devi Temple[4] Pallipad, Haripad, Alappuzha Dist Bhuvaneswari
Chakkulathukavu Temple[5] Neerattupuram Durga  
Chettikulangara Devi Temple Mavelikkara Bhagavathy  
Sree Narayanapuram Thrikkayil Temple Perissery Vishnu  
Padanilam Parabrahma Temple Padanilam, Mavelikkara Parabrahma  
Chengannur Mahadeva Temple Chengannur Shiva, Parvathi  
Kandiyoor Sree Mahadeva Temple Mavelikkara Shiva  
Anandeshwaram Mahadeva Temple Pandanad, Chengannur Shiva
Haripad Sree Subrahmanya Swamy Temple Haripad Subrahmanya Swamy  
Mannarasala Temple Haripad Nagaraja & Nagayakshi  
Ambalappuzha Sri Krishna Temple Ambalapuzha Krishna  
Vethalan Kavu Mahadeva Temple Kappil East, Krishnapuram, Alappuzha, Kayamkulam Shiva
Evoor Major Sri Krishnaswamy Temple Evoor, Kayamkulam Krishna  
Vettikulangara Devi Temple Cheppad Cheppad, Haripad Durga
Adichikkavu Sree Durga Devi Kshetram Pandanad, Chengannur Durga
Kavil Sri Bhadrakali Temple Karumadi, Alappuzha Bhadrakali  

ErnakulamEdit

Names Location Deity Image
Chottanikkara Temple Chottanikkara Maha Lakshmi  
Ernakulathappan Temple Ernakulam Shiva, Ganesha, Parvati  
Sree Poornathrayeesa Temple Tripunithura Vishnu in the form of Santhana Gopala Moorthy  
Thamaramkulangara Sree Dharma Sastha Temple Tripunithura Ayyappan in the form of Dharma Sastha  
Thrikkakara Vamanamoorthy Temple Thrikkakkara Vamana  
Thiru Nayathode Siva Narayana Temple Nayathod Shiva  
Makaliyam Sreeramaswamy Temple Irumpanam Rama  
Kottayilkovilakam Sreekrishnaswami Temple Kottayil Kovilakam Krishna  
Cheranalloor Shiva Temple Cheranallur Shiva  
Maramkulangara Krishna Temple Eroor Krishna  
Dakshina Mookambika Temple North Paravur Saraswati  
Puthoorppilly Sree Krishnaswamy Temple Manjapra Krishna  
Thirumoozhikkulam Lakshmana Perumal Temple Moozhikkulam Lakshmana  
Pazhoor Perumthrikkovil Piravom Shiva  
Thiruvaloor Mahadeva temple Alangad Shiva  
Sree Balakrishna Swami Temple Kuzhuppilly Krishna as Bala Krishna
Eravikulangara Bhagavathy Temple Akaparambu Shiva, Ayyappan
Cherai Gowreeshwara Temple Cherai Subrahmanya
Sree Vasudevapuram Mahavishnu Temple Mahavishnu Krishna

IdukkiEdit

Name Location Deity Image
Sri Siddhi Vinayakar Temple, Chittampara Chittampara Ganesha
Sree Krishna Swami Temple, Thodupuzha Thodupuzha Shree Krishna
Kanjiramattam Sree Mahadeva Temple Kanjiramattam Lord Shiva
Uravappara Temple Olamattom, Thodupuzha Lord Subhramanya

KannurEdit

Name Location Deity Image
Rajarajeshwara Temple Taliparamba Shiva  
Kottiyoor Temple Kottiyoor Shiva  
Thiruvangad Sree Ramaswami Temple Thalassery Sree Rama  
Muthappan Temple Parassini Muthappan  
Trichambaram Temple Taliparamba Krishna  
Mridanga Saileswari Temple Muzhakunnu Durga  
Sree Andalurkavu Thalassery Rama/Daivathar  
Vadeshwaram Temple Aroli Shiva  
Oorpazhachi Kavu Edakkad Bhagavathy  
Kalarivathukkal Bhagavathy Temple Valapattanam Bhadrakali  
Annapurneshwari Temple, Cherukunnu Cherukunnu, Kannapuram Annapoorneshwari, Krishna  
Madayi Kavu Madayi Bhadrakali  
Kunnathoor Padi Sahyadri Mountains Muthappan
Jagannath Temple, Thalassery Thalassery Shiva  
Sree Sundareswara Temple Talap Siva


KasaragodEdit

Name Location Deity Image
Ananthapura Lake Temple Ananthapura Lord Mahavishnu  
Madhur Temple Madhur Ganesha  
Sree Madiyan Koolom Temple Kanhangad Eeshwaran  
Sri Lakshmi Venkatesh Temple Kanhangad Vishnu  
Kanipura Sri Gopalakrishna Temple Kumbla Krishna
Nileshwar Muthappan Madappura Nileshwaram Muthappan  
Altharakkal Sree Muthappan Madapura Kanhangad Muthappan

 

Mayathi Devi Temple Balanthode, Panathady Devi
Kanila Shree Bhagavathi Temple Manjeshwaram Baghavathi  

KollamEdit

Name Location Deity Image
Sasthamcotta Sree Dharma Sastha Temple[6] Sasthamcotta Sastha  
Kadakkal Devi Temple Kadakkal Bhadrakali

 

Kilimarathukavu Temple Kadakkal Shiva, Parvathi, Mahanadan, Ganapathy, Murugan, Hanuman, Sastha, Nagar
Poruvazhy Peruviruthy Malanada Temple[7] Poruvazhy Duryodhana
Chathannoor Sree Bhoothanatha Temple Chathannoor
Puttingal Temple Paravur Puttingal Goddess
Pulimukham Devi Temple Thazhava Bhadrakali  
Vayalil Thrikkovil Mahavishnu Temple Ilamkulam, Kalluvathukkal Vishnu  
Ammachiveedu Muhurthi Ganapathy, Chamundi, Yogeshwaran
Oachira Temple Oachira Parabrahman  
Kottarakkara Sree Mahaganapathi Kshethram[8] Kottarakara Siva Ganesha  
Sree Indilayappan Temple[9] Marayikkodu, Karickom Shiva, Parvathi, Vishnu  ,

KottayamEdit

Temple Place Deity
Ettumanoor Mahadevar Temple Ettumanoor Lord Siva  
Thirunakkara Mahadevar Temple Kottayam Lord Siva  
Vaikom Mahadevar Temple Vaikom Lord Siva  
Vazhappally Maha Siva Temple Changanassery Lord Siva  
Kaduthuruthy Mahadeva Temple Kaduthuruthi Lord Siva
Neendoor Subrahmanya Swami Temple Neendoor, Kottayam Lord Subramaniya  
Shaktheeswaram Temple Aymanam, Kottayam Adi Parashakti
Kavinpuram Devi Temple Ezhacherry Shiva, Parvathy
Panachikkadu Temple Panachikkadu Saraswati, Vishnu
Pattupurackal bhagavathy temple kattampack Njeezhoor, Kottayam Bhadrakali  
Ramapuram Sree Rama Temple Ramapuram Sree Rama

KozhikkodeEdit

Name Location Deity Image
Lokanarkavu Temple Vatakara Durga
Pisharikavu Temple Koyilandy Durga
Tali Shiva Temple Kozhikode Shiva  
Thalikkunu Shiva Temple Mankavu, Kozhikode Shiva  
Valayanad Devi Temple[10] Govindapuram, Kozhikode Bhagavathi  
Varakkal Devi Temple West Hill, Kozhikode Durga

MalappuramEdit

Name Location Deity Image
Tirumanthamkunnu Temple Thirumanthamkunnu, Angadippuram Bhagavathi  
Alattiyur Hanuman Temple Alathiyur, Tirur Hanuman
Bhayankavu Bhagavathi Temple Purathur, Tirur Bhagavathi
Thrikkavu Temple Ponnani Durga
Tirunavaya Temple Thirunavaya Vishnu, Ganapathy, Lakshmi  
Kadampuzha Devi Temple Kadampuzha Durga
Triprangode Siva Temple Triprangode, Tirur Shiva

PalakkadEdit

Visweshara temple Yakkara Shiva Image
Killikkurussi Mahadeva Temple Killikkurussi Deity  
Chinakkathoor Temple Palappuram Bhagavati
Mangottu Bhagavathi Temple Athipotta (Alathur Tk) Bhagavathi
Panniyur Sri Varahamurthy Temple Kumbidi Varaha
Thrippalur Mahadeva Temple Alathur Shiva

PaththanamthittaEdit

Name Location Deity Image
Malayalappuzha Devi Temple Malayalapuzha Devi  
Sabarimala Temple Sabarimala Ayyappan  
Valiyakoikkal Temple Pandalam Ayyappan  
Aranmula Parthasarathy Temple Aranmula lord Krishna  
Kaviyoor Mahadevar Temple Kaviyoor Mahadeva  
Thumpamon Vadakkumnatha Temple Thumpamon-ambalakadavu Muruga  
Anikkattilammakshethram Mallappally Anicadu Shiva Parvathi  
Sreevallabha Temple Thiruvalla Sreevallabhan, Sudarshanamoorthy  
Devi Temple Thiruvalla Durga
Thattayil Orippurathu Bhagavathi Temple Thattayil Devi

ThiruvananthapuramEdit

Name Location Deity Image
Pathiyanadu Sree Bhadrakali Temple Mullassery, Karakulam Bhadrakali
Padiyanoor Devi Temple Padiyanoor, Poovachal, Kattakada Chamundi
Attukal Temple Attukal Bhadrakali
Andoor Kandan Sree Dharma Sastha Temple, Tholady Tholady Dharma Sastha
Palakkavu Bhagavathi temple Edava, Varkala, Trivandrum Bhadrakali
Amunthirathu Devi Temple Mudakkal, Attingal, Thiruvananthapuram Sree Bhadra Kali
Avanavanchery Sri Indilayappan Temple Avanavanchery, Attingal Shiva  
Irumkulangara Durga Devi Temple Manacaud Durga, Navagraha
Janardanaswamy Temple Varkala, Trivandrum Vishnu  
O.T.C. Hanuman Temple, Palayam Palayam Hanuman
Kamaleswaram Mahadeva Temple Kamaleswaram Shiva
Kamakshi Ekambareshwarar Temple Karamana Shiva Parvathi
Karikkakom Devi Temple Karikkakom Bhagavathi  
Keleswaram Mahadeva Temple Keleswaram Shiva
Mithrananthapuram Trimurti Temple Thiruvananthapuram Brahma, Vishnu, Shiva
Mukkolakkal Bhagawathi Temple Mukkolakkal
Padmanabhaswamy Temple Thiruvananthapuram Vishnu  
Pazhaya Sreekanteswaram Temple Sreekanteswaram Shiva
Palkulangara Devi Temple Palkulangara Devi
Karyavattom Dharma Sastha Temple Karyavattom Dharma Sastha
Sarkaradevi Temple Sarkara, Chirayinkeezhu Bhadrakali  
Sivagiri Varkala, Trivandrum Saraswathy, Narayana Guru
Sree Shivashakthi Mahaganapathi Temple Keezhammakam, Chenkal Shiva, Parvati and Ganapathy
Sreekanteswaram Thiruvananthapuram Shiva
Thaliyadichapuram Sree Mahadeva Temple Nemom Shiva
Thirupalkadal Sreekrishnaswamy Temple Keezhperoor Krishna  
Vellayani Devi Temple Vellayani Bhadrakali  
Venkatachalapathy Temple Trivandrum Vishnu, Garuda
Gandhari Amman Kovil Thiruvananthapuram Gandhari amman, Ganapathi

ThrissurEdit

Temple Location Deity Image
Arattupuzha Temple Arattupuzha Vasishtha  
Avanangattilkalari Vishnumaya Temple Peringottukara Vishnumaya  
Kanadikavu Shree Vishnumaya Kuttichathan Swamy temple Peringottukara Vishnumaya
Chowalloor Siva Temple Guruvayur Temple Shiva  
Guruvayur Temple Guruvayur Sri Krishna  
Kodungallur Bhagavathy Temple Kodungallur Bhagavathi  
Koodalmanikyam Temple Irinjalakuda Bharata  
Mammiyoor Temple Mammiyoor Shiva  
Mathur Shiva Temple Kunnamkulam Shiva  
Mundayur Mahadeva Temple Anjur Shiva
Paramekkavu Bagavathi Temple Thrissur Bhagavathi  
Payammal Shatrughna Temple Irinjalakuda Shatrughna  
Poonkunnam Siva Temple Punkunnam, Thrissur Shiva  
Trikkur Mahadeva Temple Trikkur, Thrissur Shivan  
Thiruvambadi Sri Krishna Temple Thrissur Sri Krishna
Thiruvanchikulam Temple Kodungallur Shiva  
Thriprayar Temple Triprayar Sree Rama  
Vadakkunnathan Temple Thrissur Shiva  
Vilwadrinatha Temple Thiruvilwamala Rama, Lakshmana  

WayanadEdit

Name Location Deity Image
Valliyoorkkavu Mananthavadi Durga  
Thirunelli Temple Thirunelli Maha Vishnu  

Other temples in the district include:

ReferencesEdit

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