Sree Venu Gopal Swamy Temple
- Address: Salem - Kochi Hwy, Purakkad, Kerala 690551, District – Alleppey, India
- Phone: +91-4772272201
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
This is one of the oldest temple in South India that is worshipped by Gowda Saraswat Brahmins. According to the history, Gowda Saraswat Brahmins were originally Hindus. But they were forcefully converted into Christians during the invasion of Portuguese in Goa. In order to preserve their age old traditions, this community built up this temple. The main god of this temple is Sree Venu Gopala Swamy.
Here, the Gowda Saraswat Brahmins follow a ritual of bringing their children to perform Devak Deevop and Sodovop. Visit this ancient temple to learn more about its age old history.
Sree Venu Gopal Swamy Temple Travel Tips
- Follow common Hindu rituals like leaving your shoes outside the temple.
- Pay respect to the Hindu rituals followed within the temple.
- Observe absolute silence inside the temple.
- Make sure your visit doesn’t disturb other worshippers.
Entrance Ticket Details For Sree Venu Gopal Swamy Temple
- Entry is free.
Sree Venu Gopal Swamy Temple Hours
- Pooja timings may vary. Ask the temple authorities about the details.
How to Reach Sree Venu Gopal Swamy Temple
- By hired taxi or by hired car.
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2.63% of people who visit Alleppey include Sree Venu Gopal Swamy Temple in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
35% of people start their Sree Venu Gopal Swamy Temple visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Sree Venu Gopal Swamy Temple
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sree Venu Gopal Swamy Temple
Sree Venu Gopal Swamy Temple Reviews & Ratings
It is the oldest and first temple of the GSB community in Kerala.It is said that the GS Brahmins after fleeing from Goa came to Kerala and they were distributed in many areas this mainly included Purakkad Alappuzha Thuravoor Kochi and Kottayam along with few other places.This temple is devoted to Lord Krishna .As in all other similar temples,they also follow Vaishnavism and culture is more similar to North Indian ones rather than with the Kerala Traditions.Easily accessible from NH 66 and every GSB should visit this temple at least once in life as it paved path for their development.
THE OLDEST TEMPLE OF GSB COMMUNITY IN KERALA
Oldest GSB temple in kerala
Easily accessible from NH66.