Sri Rajarajeswara Temple

About Sri Rajarajeswara Temple:

The Rajarajeshwara temple is a Shiva temple located in Taliparamba in Kannur district of Kerala, India. The temple is regarded as one of the existing 108 ancient Shiva Temples of ancient Kerala. It also has a prominent place amongst the numerous Shiva temples in South India. It had the tallest shikhara amongst the temples of its time. The Rajarajeshwara temple has a top of about 90 tonnes. If any problem is encountered in the other temples of South India, devotees seek a solution in this temple through a prashnam, a traditional method of astrological decision-making. The prashnam is conducted on a peedha outside the temple.

it was renovated by the Mushika dynasty kings. This temple was rebuilt into its present form in the early eleventh century. The quadrangular sanctum has a two-tiered pyramidal roof. in front of the sanctum is the namaskara mandapam, but the temple has no kodi maram, unlike others in Kerala. Only Hindus are permitted to enter.

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A place of worship and Ancient place
Best Time to Visit: December, January, Winter, February, March, Spring, April, May, June, July, Summer, August, September, Autumn, October, November, Monsoon
Location: Taliparamba, Kannur, Kerala, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: kannur international airport

The nearest Airport kannur international airport . We need to take an private vehicle the distance between kannur international airport to Sri Rajarajeswara Temple is 25.9kms

Railway Station: Kannapuram Railway Station

The nearest Railway station Kannapuram Railway Station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Kannapuram Railway Station to Sri Rajarajeswara Temple is 2kms

Bus Stand: Taliparamba Bus Stand

The nearest Bus Stand Taliparamba Bus Stand. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Taliparamba Bus Stand to Sri Rajarajeswara Temple is 1.5kms

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