Vaikom Mahadeva Temple, Kottayam

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  • Vaikom Mahadeva Temple along with Ettumanoor Siva Temple and Kaduthuruthy Mahadeva Temple is considered as a powerful Trisome and one should complete visiting all the three temples on the same day.. T...  more »
  • Vaikom in Kerala is famous for Bhagavati Temple. The temple of Shiva (Mahadeva) is very popular for the ancient Kerala wooden architecture at entry tower, as well as around the inner sanctum sanctoriu...  more »
  • magnifique temple , have nice prayer for the mahashivaratri, and good prestation of musician, local people give good advice  more »
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  • Words are not sufficient to describe this temple. Just go there without any prejudice. Sit, relax and meditate. You will get peace of mind. It is a huge huge temple complex.
  • One of 3 famous siva temples in Kottayam district at which idol installation happened at the same time
  • One of the most famous Siva temple in Kerala.The temple does not have a 'Parvati' pratishta which makes it a "Mahadevar Temple".Dinner is provided every day for free.Other pratishtas include panachikal Devi, ganapathi and nagas.It is also located to Kumarakom- a famous tourist spot in Kerala.
  • Famous temple. Nice ambience. Those who are visiting Sabarimala temple also visits here. Vaikom temple famous for the temple festival 'Vaikathashttami'.This festival is conducted during November of every year. It will be so crowded in this area during this time.
  • Very big temple.....pride of Vaikom..... Lord Maha deva is the deity here.... Very famous temple...... Can be reached through private bus n car & ksrtc bus and ferry........ Vaikothastami is very famous and people from all over kerala comes to attend it.........
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