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Janardhana Swami Temple

Beach Road | Near Papnashnam Beach, Varkala, India
2607575
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Very disappointing

I visited this temple, as I have many others on my trip to India, only to be shouted at for being a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lesley M
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Janardana Swami Temple is a 2000-year-old temple

Janardana Swami Temple is a 2000-year-old temple situated in Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram.[1] It is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Muthusamy Irung... R
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Beach Road | Near Papnashnam Beach, Varkala, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this temple, as I have many others on my trip to India, only to be shouted at for being a ‘foreigner’ and told to get out. There was no signage to this effect and no one approached me beforehand. I was treated most...More

1  Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Janardana Swami Temple is a 2000-year-old temple situated in Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram.[1] It is also known as Varkala Temple. Janardana Swami is a form of Lord Vishnu. It is a very well known temple in Kerala about 10.9 km west of Kallambalam on NH 66 near sea, 25 km north of Thiruvananthapuram city, 13 km south of famous backwater...More

Thank Muthusamy Irung... R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very old Hindu temple. Historical place. Many tourists visit this place. Very peaceful place. There are priests to conduct puja.

Thank Asif A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This temple is located on top of hill and it gives very nice view. Temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

Thank DiguMB
Reviewed 8 November 2017

It is a 2000 year old temple located in Varkala. It is once worth visiting, particularly if you are having a spiritual bent of mind.

Thank bonvoyage_ananda
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This temple is situated on small hill and one needs to climb steps to reach there. The structure of temple is unique one.

Thank R B
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Sri Janardhana Swami Temple is located just near to Papnashnam Beach in Varkala. It is located on small hill and location is superb. When we visited the temple, the get of Shri Janardhana Swami was decorated in Narsimha Avatar. We got a very peaceful Darshan....More

Thank Manee997
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We walked in not expecting much... but walked into a spiritual sanctuary that was full of spirituality. Definitely worth a stop.

Thank fredskitchen
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This is an ancient temple and the architecture and feel is real good. The lighting of lamps in the evening is just awesome. Tourists who like to visit old temples can visit this place.

Thank Tanya M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A wonderful tranquil temple ( except for Diwali fireworks which were scarily loud) Beautiful architecture and a wonderful tree where couples wanting a baby attach a doll and pray to be blessed with a child.

Thank Sunnywin
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Yes, there is. For men: Dhoti, Children (below 10 years): Any, Women: Saree, Salwar
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