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Uttara Guruvayurappan Temple

Uttara Guruvayurappan Temple is a Hindu Temple located at Mayur Vihar-I in Delhi. The temple is dedicated to Shri Krishna, who is worshiped as Guruvayurappan.[1] The Temple was founded on 17 May 1983. This temple is most revered by the Malayali and Tamil communities in Delhi.

Uttara Guruvayurappan Temple
Uttara Guruvayurappan Temple- Main Gopuram.jpg
Main gopuram
Uttara Guruvayurappan Temple is located in Delhi
Uttara Guruvayurappan Temple
Location in Delhi
Uttara Guruvayurappan Temple is located in India
Uttara Guruvayurappan Temple
Uttara Guruvayurappan Temple (India)
Basic information
Location Mayur Vihar Phase 1, New Delhi
Geographic coordinates 28°36′13″N 77°17′52″E / 28.60361°N 77.29778°E / 28.60361; 77.29778Coordinates: 28°36′13″N 77°17′52″E / 28.60361°N 77.29778°E / 28.60361; 77.29778
Deity Guruvayurappan (Krishna)
Country India
Website www.uttaraguruvayurappan.org
Architectural description
Creator Arsha Dharma Parishad
Completed May 17, 1983

ArchitectureEdit

The temple complex was built on Kerala style of Architecture with two main gopurams at eastern and western sides. The sanctum sanctorum is separated into two chambers and houses the idols of Krishna and Bhagavati. Besides the main Krishna Temple, the complex contains small temples dedicated to Ganapati, Shiva and Ayyappa and a replica of Sarpa Kavu dedicated to Naga Devatas (snake deities)[2]

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