Neendoor Subrahmanya Swami Temple

About Neendoor Subrahmanya Swami Temple:

Neendoor Subrahmanya Swami Temple is an ancient lord Murugan temple is located in Neendoor, Kottayam district (Kerala,India). It has brought glory and fame to the place. Myths have it that the Pandavas and the sage Vyasa had worshipped at this temple.

Neendoor Subrahmanya Swamy Temple is a typical Kerala temple. It is built out of Laterite stone, terracotta tiles and teak woods, which are available abundantly in this region. This is a vast temple having a rectangular shape and porch entrance all together looking like a royal traditional house of those seen in Kerala State. The main deity is Lord Subrahmanya Swamy and he is seen in the sanctum sanctorum in a standing position with his weapon named Vel.

Subrahmanya is also known as Karthikeya apart from Dravidian regions. In Kerala he is known as the Subrahmanya Swamy. His other names are Mail Vahanan, Murugan, Senthil, Velan, Kandan, Kadamban, Arumugam and Shanmugam. He is the God’s army and a symbol of victory. His bird is the peacock and his weapon is called as Vel.

Neendoor Subrahmanya Swami Temple hosts the arattu festival celebrated on a grand scale on the Medashasti day in April-May every year.

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A place of worship and Ancient place
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Location: Neendoor,Kottayam, Kerala, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: Cochin International Airport

The nearest Airport Cochin International Airport . We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Cochin International Airport to Neendoor Subrahmanya Swami Temple is 79.7Kms

Railway Station: Kottayam Railway Station

The nearest Railway station Kottayam Railway Station . We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Kottayam Railway Station to Neendoor Subrahmanya Swami Temple is 13.2kms

Bus Stand: KSRTC Bus Station Kottayam

The nearest Bus Stand KSRTC Bus Station Kottayam We need to take an private vehicle the distance between KSRTC Bus Station Kottayam to Neendoor Subrahmanya Swami Temple is 12.3kms

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