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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Closed Now: 3:45 AM - 12:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Open today: 3:45 AM - 12:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 7:15 PM
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A Vishnu temple with a massive fort gateway has been built in Dravidian style and is closed to non-Hindus.
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Manjalikulam Road | W Nada, East Fort, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695023, India
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Reviewed 29 January 2019

I remember I went here very long back. To my knowledge, this is the only temple where you can find the lord vishnu in lying position. Did not see or hear about any other place in India about such a deity. There were strict dress...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank royalenfieldian
Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

Good architecture. A peaceful place. Dress code is there. You can't wear churidar or jeans. Mundu is available outside. Behaviour of security personnel is neither friendly nor professional.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sumaanjaneyam
Reviewed 26 January 2019

Entering the Temple is restricted to Hindus in proper dress. The area is busy. There are souvenir sellers. The tower is nicely decorated.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Charles W
Reviewed 23 January 2019

Temples now a days are a form of business and this temple is not an exception to that. You are made to shell out money to take darshan properly and fictitious waiting time and what not. If you are going as devotee then it's ok...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 22 January 2019 via mobile

Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu located in Thiruvananthapuram, India. The shrine is currently run by a trust headed by the royal family of Travancore. The Maharajahs of Travancore are Cheras and descendants of the great saint...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

The majestic gopuram welcomes you with a smile to the temple. The main shrine Vishnu looks majestic, sleeps in a ananta, you need thousand eyes to see the beauty. It's truly a heaven in earth. A must watch temple for all Hindus. The architect of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Venkatesh R
Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

i would suggest everyone to kindly hire a guide before darshan as the temple is big and you can only know its significance after knowing its history.fyi you can only wear unstitched clothes like dhoti for men and saree for women.You can buy the same...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mohitprasad1989
Reviewed 21 January 2019

Padmanabhswamy temple is in the city of Trivandrum and must be visited. They sell lovely things outside the temple. No foreigners are allowed inside. There is also a museum there.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KumkumSrivastava
Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

I would always experience the divine feel during my early morning 4am visit to the temple. As many Nirth Indians are visiting this temple as part of their rameswaram kanyakumari package, enough information in Hindi should be displayed at entrances to knew about temple traditions,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mravime
Reviewed 17 January 2019

Too Divine and Godly place to visit. Do not miss this place. I really feel like visiting once again. Hope Sree Padmanabhaswamy accepts my wish.

Date of experience: January 2019
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20 February 2019|
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Response from Sathya S | Reviewed this property |
At the temple. Quite uncomplicated.
20 January 2019|
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Response from musafir_shimoga | Reviewed this property |
You can first visit Padmanabha swamy temple, it takes about twenty minutes by car from airport, Darshana closes by 12 and it’s hence preferred to visit the temple first and from there Kovalam beach is around 45 minutes by... More
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Response from Divyanshu_Thakur | Reviewed this property |
On the right side of the temple next to changing rooms, priests provide this facility.