Janardhana Swami Temple, Varkala Town

Located on a tabletop-shaped hill, Janardhana Swami Temple represents a jewel of Keralan architecture. Embark on the moderately difficult climb up the stairs to the top of the hill, where you'll see the richly colored gate to the temple. Admire the two idols that guard the gate and proceed into the beautifully built and decorated site, where you'll find another idol of Sri in the main shrine. Take a break after the hike by the temple’s pond and well, which brims with clear water. You can’t take photographs inside the temple, but you can take plenty of great snaps from the outside. Add Janardhana Swami Temple and other attractions to your Varkala Town trip itinerary using our Varkala Town trip itinerary planning tool .
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  • One must be lucky to enter into an ancient temple for Darshan. Huge temple complex. Besides Janardhan, there is a Shiva Lingam, Ganesha and other deities.  more »
  • This temple is about two thousand years old, it is very popular among residents of the Varkala region, and among visiting pilgrims. As it should be often held interesting services-puja. In the temple there is a tree which is all placed with plastic dolls. It is to him come childless women with husbands or without and ask to give them the opportunity to have children. The temple is small, but pretty.
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  • Great place to find inner peace. helps to clear mind and leave all the tress.
  • An ancient temple, provides inner peace.... Peaceful atmosphere for meditation...
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