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Vishnu Temple

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Nr. Varkala Beach, Varkala, India
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Om Vishnavay Namah

A temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu seems to be recently renovated and recoloured. The outer walls... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
R B
Super Architecture

The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. As such, the outer side walls were decorated with all... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Manee997
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Mumbai, India
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
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2 Nov 2017
“welcoming temple”
1 Feb 2017
“Amazing fertility tree”
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Nr. Varkala Beach, Varkala, India
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

A temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu seems to be recently renovated and recoloured. The outer walls have idols of 12 incarnations of Lord Vishu and Krishna leela.

Thank R B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. As such, the outer side walls were decorated with all Incarnations of Lord Vishnu.

Thank Manee997
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I went with a guide who was able to explain to me more about what was going on, I would recommend doing the same to get the most out of your visit

Thank Sunnywin
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Whilst you can't go into the inner sanctum unless you're a Hindu, the complex is totally worth a visit.

Thank Susie P
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Ancient temple, blessed to have visited this temple twice during our stay in Varkala. In this temple, poojas are offered to the dead ancestors.

Thank visu541
Reviewed 22 December 2016

It is a very old and beautiful temple, but one must remember it is a place of cult and you must behave or the locals will put you back in your place and kick you out of the place. If you do respect the traditions...More

1  Thank sabaseb
Reviewed 16 November 2016

One of the best preserved temples I have ever seen . It is more than a 1000 years old and is a must see

Thank weymouthgirlabroad
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I realise that it is a place of worship but it felt that you were not welcomed as a sightseer. Fair enough it asked for 100 rupee fee to take photographs in the outer courts. At the "desk" a surly priest insisted that it was...More

Thank Trogs2
Reviewed 15 February 2016

This is on the way to varkala beach . A nice cute temple and very popular among localites . People come to these temples for doing pooja to departed souls.

Thank mythili_rm19
Reviewed 4 February 2016

A beautiful temple, was great to by the herbs as an offering outside an dthen climb the stairs and feel part of such a holy place - well worth the vist

Thank Youaremore
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