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Ettumanoor Mahadeva Temple

10 Km From Kottayam Town, Kumarakom 682312, India
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Mahadeva Temple at Ettumanoor

This is a famous temple for Lord Shiva and built in typical Kerala style , mostly with wood. It is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chennai (Madras), India
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It's an old temple and definitely worth a visit, particularly in the evening when they light the... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
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10 Km From Kottayam Town, Kumarakom 682312, India
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a famous temple for Lord Shiva and built in typical Kerala style , mostly with wood. It is almost five hundred years old and one has to climb a few steps to enter the compound of the temple. As it was raining and...More

Thank swamisanganur
Reviewed 29 August 2017

It's an old temple and definitely worth a visit, particularly in the evening when they light the lamps.

Thank Dev G
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The temple is an old temple with solid religious foundation and is synonymous with Southern style replete with spiritual tranquility.

Thank Srikrishna I
Reviewed 20 July 2017

One of the oldest and important Shiva temple in Kerala. Good to visit. Most of the Sabarimala devotees visit during their journey. Good parking area & shopping area around temple. Normal rush during the normal days. Festival days it gets crowded.

Thank kk10574
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This Shiva temple is part of a group of three. Others being in - Vaikom and Kaduthuruthy. The temple has an old architecture and has a very serene atmosphere.

Thank anuharish2017
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Ettumanoor temple is located in Kottayam district.It is one of the oldest shiva temple in kerala.Temple is famous for the architecture and wall paintings.The temple opens at 4:30 Am and closes at 10:00 Am(Morning). But some special days this time may vary The Art lovers...More

1  Thank abhishekanirudh1997
Reviewed 10 June 2017

It was nice to see this temple. The design of the temple is pretty old and fascinating to see, you cannot call this as a tourist place, but worth a visit. Men;s have to go shirtless inside the temple

Thank Manish P
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

This is a very famous Mahadeva temple.Ettumanoor temple is the best place for visit we were more than six times to go there.

1  Thank jishnumj
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Ettumanoor Mahadeva temple with beautiful atmosphere, large parking ground in front of the temple, best place

Thank vmsatheesh22
Reviewed 15 May 2017

If you happen to travel to Kottayam or Kumarakom, make sure you visit this place. An ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, it is huge and very well maintained. Rituals dating back to centuries are still followed without fail. The temple has various legends associated...More

Thank Pavanan P
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Arun S
19 November 2016|
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Response from asmstmanikanta76 | Reviewed this property |
I think there is average coffee shops front of temple street.