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Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple

05/28/2016

AD No: MOIEVE_217

Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to the god Krishna (an avatar of the god Vishnu), located in the town of Guruvayur in Kerala, India. It is one of the most important places of worship for Hindus of Kerala and is often referred to as "Bhuloka Vaikunta" which translates to the "Holy Abode of Vishnu on Earth"

THE DAILY POOJAS IN THE TEMPLE

THE TEMPLE OPENS AT 3.00 AM

3.00am to 3.30am    Nirmalyam
3.20am to 3.30am    
Oilabhishekam, Vakacharthu, Sankhabhishekam

3.30am to 4.15am    Malar Nivedyam, Alankaram
4.15am to 4.30am    Usha Nivedyam
4.30am to 6.15am    Ethirettu pooja followed by Usha pooja
7.15am to 9.00am    Seeveli,Palabhishekam,Navakabhishekam, Pantheeradi Nivedyam, and Pooja
11.30am to 12.30pm    Ucha pooja (the noon pooja)

TEMPLE WILL BE CLOSED BETWEEN 1.30PM AND 4.30PM AND REOPENS AT 4.30 PM

4.30pm to 5.00pm    Seeveli
6.00pm to 6.45pm    Deeparadhana
7.30pm to 7.45pm    Athazha pooja Nivedyam
7.45pm to 8.15pm    Athazha pooja
8.45pm to 9.00pm    Athazha seeveli
9.00pm to 9.15pm    Thrippuka, Olavayana
9.15pm    
The Sreekovil will be closed. On the day of Special Illuminations called "Vilakku" the Thripuka is performed after that. The Sreekovil will be closed after Thripuka. Then the Krishnanattam, a colourful traditional dance-drama on Lord Krishna's life is enacted inside the Temple on specified days.

*The timings given are approximate. It may vary if there is Udayasthamana pooja or on certain special occasions.
 

HOW TO REACH GURUVAYUR

BY ROAD

Guruvayur is well connected with the other parts of the country by road and rail. The National highway is passing through Kunnamkulam which is just 8 kms away from Guruvayur. The private bus stand is towards the east of the temple, near Manjulal (the banyan tree). It is half an hour drive by car from Thrissur and busses ply every 5 minutes from Thrissur to Guruvayur.

Kerala Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) runs bus services from all major locations of the state and few inter-state services. The bus stand is 500 meters to the west of the temple. Both KSRTC and private busses offer interstate services to all major South Indian cities like Madras, Madurai, Palani, Salem, Coimbatore, Thiruchandoor, Mysore, Mangalore, Uduppi, Mookambika etc.

BY RAIL

Guruvayur has got a railway station towards the east of the temple which is connected to the Madras-Mangalore main line at Thrissur. It has got computerised ticket booking facility and tickets can be booked to any locations from here. One from the Mangalore side can get down at the Kuttippram station. Regular buss services are available from there to Guruvayur. Those from the Madras/Trivandrum side can get down at Thrissur.

BY AIR

Kochi international airport (Nedumbassery) is 80 kms from Guruvayur and the Calicut airport is 100 kms away. All major international flight services are operated from these airports.

Contact details

Guruvayur Devaswom
Guruvayur, PIN 680 101,
Thrissur, Kerala, India
email - admingd.ker@nic.in
guruvayurdevaswom@rediffmail.com
devaswom.guruvayur@gmail.com

 

 

Location :

Guruvayur Temple , Thrissur, KERALA

Pincode :

680101

Mobile :

8281174308

Email :

devaswom.guruvayur@gmail.com

Website :

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