Temples in Kerala
Kerala- the House of Temples:
Kerala is the intriguing Indian state, where nature has poured all its love, and above all numerous temples have made the state a divine land. The legendary temples of the state will definitely refine your soul and mitigate you in the best way. The temples of the state are dedicated to various Hindu Gods and Goddesses, reflecting the delighting architecture.
Architecture of Kerala Temples
The temples of Kerala exhibit the traditional architectural style, which is incomparable and quite different from the other regions of country as well. The temples are generally made of wood, brick and lateritic stone. The geographical conditions of the region are also responsible for the unique architectural style. Surrounded with dense lush green forest, this region is blessed with heavy monsoons, this is why the roofs of temples are made, are pointed and steep, covered with copper sheets. The roofs of the temples you may find, are of pyramidal or conical shape.
Most Popular Temples of Kerala:
The state of Kerala is enriched by thousands of temples, all having their mythological and authentic value. A number of devotees from country as well as abroad visit these temples.
Some most popular and worth visit temples in Kerala are Guruvayoor Temple, Thiruvalla Temple, Ambalapuzha Temple, Aaranmula Temple and Kalapathy Temple.
So visit the temples in Kerala, and enjoy the divine environment with scrumptious green surroundings.
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Festivals of Kerala Temples:
The festivals are the main part of Kerala Temples, that enhance the glimpse of cultures, rituals and even various art forms of the state. All the festivals are celebrated with great pomp and enthusiasm, dedicated to the temple God. Elephants are the main attractions of the festivals, that steal attention of everyone.
Some of the famous festivals of Kerala are - Onam, Guruvayoor Festival, Arattu Festival (Thiruvananthapuram), Thrissur Pooram, Thirunelli Festival, Adoor Gajamela etc.