Aadi Kesava Perumal, Tiruvattaru, Kanyakumari

Beautiful, large, Kerala-style temple with Perumal in sayana kolam, not unlike at Tiruvananthapuram. Also features a shrine for Udupi Krishna.
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Tiru Vazh Marban, Tirupatisaram, Kanyakumari

Vishnu appeared here at the request of the sages who were staying and meditating at Suchindram. The pleasant countenance of Vishnu who appeared then, is perhaps linked to Prahlada’s request to see the Lord in a pleasing form, as a change from the ferocity displayed during the Narasimhavataram. This Divya Desam is also the birthplace of Nammazhvar. But how is this temple connected to both the Ramayanam and Mahabharatam? … Read More Tiru Vazh Marban, Tirupatisaram, Kanyakumari