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Vaikom Mahadeva Temple

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Address: Chottanikkara Village | Nr. Ernakulam, Kottayam, India
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Famous temple in Vaikom

Vaikom Mahadeva temple is one of the famous temple in Vaikom . Vaikathapan is well known God in kerala' devotees . Highly powerful . It's near to kottayam as a bigger town

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Vaikom Mahadeva temple is one of the famous temple in Vaikom . Vaikathapan is well known God in kerala' devotees . Highly powerful . It's near to kottayam as a bigger town

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit this temple after reading the reviews here. True to the reviews this is an amazing temple with many entrances. The main part of temple is beautiful. We were fortunate to visit it on a day when they were lighting many lamps. Similar to most of Kerala temples men are not allowed to wear shirt inside the... More 

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Vaikom, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vaikom in Kottayam district of the southern state of India, Kerala, is one of the main pilgrim centres of the south India. It is one of the few temples which is held in reverence by both Shaivaites and the Vaishnavaites. Vaikom’s Shiva is fondly called Vaikkathappan. The Shiva Linga here is believed to be from the ‘Treta yuga’ and considered... More 

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Vaikkom Mahadeva Kshethram, located at around 35km from both Kottayam and Ernakulam is one of the most famous Siva temples in Kerala. It is believed to be one among the oldest temples in Kerala. Also it is believed that you have the blessings as you visit Kailas if you complete praying at Vaikkom, Kaduthuruthy & Ettumanoor Siva temples on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Its a place of piece and devinity in vaikom ,kottayam.One of the biggest siva temple in kerala.good place to visit.

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kottayam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

your must be destination as a temple in kerala,during theirs festival occassion called vaikathashtami.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

vaikom temple is a famous old temple in kottayam, its a must visit place for devotees, and the special attraction is the feast for all alday

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Ernakulam, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Vaikathappan , famous temple in Kerala , with my family one day in Vaikom enjoy, must visit place vaikom

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Andhra Pradesh, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

you must visit this temple .it was the famous temple and big surrounding place of the temple.we visit two times with my family members during summer kerala trip.we feel very divine in this temple.if you are interested you can take free lunch (annadanam) available near the temple.we take the food from the temple once.if you prepare to see the temple... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

The temple is so soothing that you will love to remain there for hours altogether. Relaxing environment and great people makes the place so very special. It has many lamps which must be a treat to watch when they must all be let up. ( We went in morning and hence couldn't experience this amazing view). The "nandi's" at all... More 

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