Temple

A temple (from the Latin word templum) is a structure reserved for religious or spiritual rituals and activities such as prayer and sacrifice. It is typically used for such buildings belonging to all faiths where a more specific term such as church, mosque or synagogue is not generally used in English. These include Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism among religions with many modern followers, as well as other ancient religions such as Ancient Egyptian religion.

Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Swamy Temple – the most famous abode of Lord Murugan at Palani

Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Swamy Temple is located in the city of Palani, Tamil Nadu, South India. Its the third abode of the six Abodes of Lord Murugan. The temple is currently maintained/administered by the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department of the Government of Tamil Nadu. The temple is usually open from 6.00 a.m. to 8.00 …

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Kallil Bhagavati Temple – Fascinating part of Kerala’s Jain Heritage

Kallil Bhagavati Temple or kallil Guha (Rock Cut) temple is one of the oldest temples in Kerala. The temple is located at Methala near Perumbavoor in Ernakulam district. The temple is located at a distance of 10 km from Kothamangalam, Perumbavoor and Muvattupuzha. Kallil in Malayalam means “in stone”. As the name suggests, this is …

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