Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple, Alappuzha

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At Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple, find some peace of mind. Enjoy the amazing architecture, and learn about the rich history and legends of this religious place. Feed the fish in the beautiful, clear lake, and try the traditional milk and rice pudding made with secret techniques for centuries. When entering the temple, make sure you wear appropriate clothes to adhere to the modest dress code. Every year the temple holds a religious festival open for visitors. Add Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple and other attractions to your Alappuzha trip itinerary using our Alappuzha trip itinerary planning site .
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  • Big , ancient and traditional temple. Visit before 12 Noon or after 5 PM.Buy Pal payasam for taste..  more »
  • one of the famous temple for lord krishna. its an oldest one. try the paalpayasam, its the best. love to be theree  more »
  • We went to Amballapuzha Krishna temple on 4/5/18. We were planning to have the famous palpayasam - sweet rice pudding. Online we had lots of advice recommending sending a money order to book the same....  more »
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  • Large temple complex with the primary deity being Lord Krishna. Parking space available, 20/- rs for parking. Within walking distance from bus stop also. Palpayasam is the main offering. Costs 160/- for a litre. But got to book in advance. At least couple of days before.
  • This temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna and an idol of Krishna as a child resides in the temple. It is believed that Guru Vayoorappan visits the temple at the time of prayers or serving Palpayasam. The deity of this temple has been brought from Guruvayoor at the time of Tipu Sultan’s administration.
  • One of the most important Shree Krishna Temples in Kerala that dates back to the age of Chempakasserry dynasty. Now the TDB is governing the temple. Very popular among the devotees of Lord Shree Krishna. Temple festival is being celebrated during the month of March in every year which is the largest crowd pulling event in the temple. Paalppayasam (Milk Desert) is the most important offering here which is still being prepared according a secret method.
  • One of the famous temples in kerala. Lord Krishna is worshiped here. Temple is famous for a dessert (paal payasam). Taste of the paaysam is awsome. There will be big ques at the temple for buying Paal Paayasam. Ambience of the temple is remarkable. One will feel relaxed and will get rid of from every issues once they reach the temple.
  • The Ambalappuzha Sri Krishna Temple is believed to have been built during 15th – 17th AD by the local ruler Chembakasserry Pooradam Thirunal-Devanarayanan Thampuran.The idol at Ambalapuzha is likened to  Parthasarthi. This temple is directly associated to the Guruvayoor Sree Krishna Temple. During the raids of Tipu Sultan in 1789, the idol of Sri Krishna from the Guruvayoor Temple was brought to the Ambalappuzha Temple for safe keeping. It kept safely for 12 years.The payasam served in the Ambalappuzha Temple is famous Guruvayoorappan reaches here daily at the time of Palpayasa Nedyam to have it.
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