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Ananthapura Lake Temple

Open Now: 7:00 AM - 1:30 PM, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 1:30 PM, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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amazing place

good place ... with an interesting history attached to it and a vegetarian crocodile that lurks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Adhir A
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Beautiful lake temple

Beautiful temple in the middle of a kalyani. This temple has a crocodile which guarding the temple... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Sri Ananthapadmanabha Swamy Temple, Ananthapura | Via Kumbla, Kasaragod 671321, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

good place ... with an interesting history attached to it and a vegetarian crocodile that lurks here ..

Thank Adhir A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful temple in the middle of a kalyani. This temple has a crocodile which guarding the temple and survives on the temple prasad. The god's idol is made of herbs which is special. If you are around Kasargod or Kumble, do visit this place.

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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Temple is situated in the center of a small lake which has a cave inside from where God's crocodile( the crocodile here is holy animal and worshiped by devotees of God Anantha Padmanabha.) comes to eat Naivedyam (Prasadam) . The caves is said to have...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

This temple is a mesmerising place.The place needs to be more known to people.Babiya the crocodile is also unbelieveably real.Never had i thought in my entire life that i would see a crocodile by going inside water and being just few inches away from it..this...More

1  Thank Placeso
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

I was just a few minutes short to watch the vegetarian crocodile here. It stays in a small muddy pond in the premises of the temple. The way it was called by the regular friends of the croc, was literally like meditating 😊 Wish I...More

2  Thank lakshmipriyaj3
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

There is a little bit of everything at this temple for all types of travellers. If you are religious, then there is a lot of history/myth about the temple, which the ticketing staff and even the younger priests are happy to tell you about. Do...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Very beautiful temple, situated on the northern side of Kerala State. Many devotees from all part of the country visit this temple.

1  Thank Anil P
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Unique temple where God Anantha is in sitting position, which is the speciality of this place. The temple is covered by water from all the sides. Great view and location.

1  Thank Chinmayi S
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Heard so much about this temple with stories/ myths and also something about a croc which motivated me to visit this shrine. A very small shrine dedicated to Lord Vishnu and also designed around a pond, I could not find the croc but the deitees...More

1  Thank pparashar2012
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Sri Ananthapadmanabha Swamy Temple is located at Ananthapura | Via Kumbla, Kasaragod 671321, India.The temple is situated at the middle of the lake.

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30 May 2018|
Response from rkmanchi | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We clicked photos. And I think it’s allowed in the temple premises. But would suggest you avoid clicking photos of the diety. Clicking snaps of the surroundings is fine. Do clarify this once again at the counter where... More
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Response from HarikanthK2 | Reviewed this property |
You have to catch Kasaragod bus from Mangalore up to Kumbla and u can get another bus frome ther or you can go by Taxi