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Ambalapuzha Sree Krishna Temple

Komalapuram, Alappuzha 688007, India
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Ranked #5 of 35 Attractions in Alappuzha
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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111 reviews 111 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I'm writing this review from a non-religious, purely touristic point of view and intend no disrespect whatsoever when I say that I was unimpressed. It is perhaps impressive from a worshipping standpoint; I cannot comment on that, but as a tourist attraction it was very average. I was rather upset to see the elephant chained up so it could only... More

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Cape Town
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I am not a religious person so I am not a good assessor of how impressive the temple is from that point of view but I have seen dozens of Hindu and Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka Vietnam Thailand and Cambodia , some far more spectacular, some very modest, but all we'll maintained. I was disappointed that a national treasure... More

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bangalore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This temple in on the NH on the way to Trivandrum, Its a temple dedicated to Lord Krishna and as far as im concerned its famous for its palpayasam (rice keer/sweet made of rice) and always has been. When you enter there is a grand tower/flag tower facing the entrance. To the left is a relic used by Kunchan Nambiar... More

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Vythiri, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Its a big temple which located near to Alleppy Township. This temple is just 1 km away from NH. We should get lord Krishna's blessings and a pleasant blessed atmosphere also from here ....

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Food facility is not available , vist for darshan and can come back. it is on the way to vembadanad from Allepey.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

An ancient temple for Sri Krishna , the Lord's idol is crafted to depict his manifestation has Sri Parthasarathy . A very peaceful temple , less crowded and famous for its pal payasam . Lord Guruvayurappan is suppose to partake this prasadam till date when the offering is made to the Lord at Ambalapuzha . The payasam is available from... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Quite and well maintained temple of shri Krishna ! Though it is not as famous as guruvayur , one must visit this temple see cute Krishna and for peace of mind .

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Lord Krishna is worshiped as a Charioteer here. Big temple, though not as famous as Guruvayoor and Padmanabhaswamy temples in Kerala, but is a very religious spot. Paalpayasam (prasadam) is very famous here.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

one of the popular temple in Kerala, it is known as south guruvyoor. Very traditional temple located 14 km from alleppey town center. Good Experience.

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

this is one of the old temples in Kerala, "Amabalapuza paal payasam" is unique, temple has got a big pond, an elephant named ambalapuzha Vijaya Krishnan its a good elephant but you can't go near as it may attack, my experience was good i was charged high spiritually after the visit, nice temple and a must visit

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