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Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple

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Address: Komalapuram | Ambalapuzha, Alappuzha 688561, India
Phone Number: +91 477 227 2090

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Very unique experience of a Kerala temple

Krishna temple so different from north indian temples with there simpler design and much larger complex. A very captivating and unforgettable experience. The sacredness is in the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Krishna temple so different from north indian temples with there simpler design and much larger complex. A very captivating and unforgettable experience. The sacredness is in the air with the krishna chants. The temple is lit with thousands diya which makes the experience even more captivating. Men are asked politely to remove tshirts/shirts as per the tradition before entering the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most famous temples in Kerala .The moorthy here is Sri Krishna. The famous ambalapuzha palpayasam is a product of this temple .During Tipu sultan's period , idol from Sri Krishna temple was brought here for safety .It is a must visit temple and never miss the delicious payasam .

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not really much to see other than the locals rituals to their gods and a sad chained elephant. Guys well have to take their top off as it's compulsory to be bear chested to get inside the inner part of the temple. Girls will need to cover legs.

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Thank Nicolò L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious payasam from ambalppuzha is the awesome memory in my life i ssurely recommend people to and visit this hindu temple

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Chennai, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A typical Kerala-style heritage temple. Unfortunately we missed out on the famous Pal Payasam. Quite some distance from the center.

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Alappuzha, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a must visit for every Hindus. But the most famous thing is the ambalpuzha pal payasam which tastes so good.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Ambalapuzha we come here and enjoy oneday in Alappuzha, this temple is beautiful and good atmosphere for pray

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We were lucky enough to hav blessings from lord Krishna at this temple. Thanks to our driver Shareef who helped to know about this large temple. Such a good place for praying..

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Alappuzha, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Each Hindu should visit the temple. Beacutiful Krishna temple.The idol at Ambalapuzha is likened to Parthasarthi with a whip in the right hand and a Shankhu (sacred conch) in the left.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Myself along with my parents visited Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna temple last week, we took an auto from Alappat Home Stay to reach the temple. The temple was around 16 kms from Alleppey. The main Idol Sree Krishna at Ambalapuzha is likened to Parthasarathy. The temple was also associated with Guruvayoor temple because there is a saying that during the raids... More 

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