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.

Chembuchira Siva Temple

Chembuchira Siva Temple is located in Mattathur panchayath in Thrissur district, Kerala, South India. As you guessed, the main deity here is Lord Shiva. The main festival here is the pooram or shashti which attracts elephant lovers from around the state. There are 18 elephants participating in the pooram. The pond nearby actually belongs to …

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Thiruvanikkavu Bhagavathy Temple Ollukkara

Thiruvanikkavu Bhagavathy Temple is located in Ollukkara, Thrissur district, Kerala State, South India. Its located near the NH47 bypass connecting Mannuthy to Eranakulam (just a few hundred meters away from Mannuthy). Its around 7km from Thrissur. The temple is dedicated to Bhagavathy (or Bhagavathi or Bagavathy) Goddess Durga. The temple is also home to the …

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