Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple Srirangam
The Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple - Thiruvarangam is a Hindu temple dedicated to Ranganatha, was reclining form of Hindu deity, Vishnu located in Srirangam, Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu, India . Designed an artificial in the Dravidian style of architecture, this temple is glorified in the Thiviya Pirabandham, the early medieval Tamil literature canon of the Alvar saints from the 6th to 9th centuries AD and is counted among the 108 Divya Desams dedicated to Vishnu. The temple follows Thenkalai tradition of worship.
It is one of the most illustrious Vaishnava temples in South India rich in legend and history. Its location, on an island in inspiring Cauvery River river, has rendered it vulnerable to natural disasters as well as the rampaging of invading armies - Muslim and European - which repeatedly commandeered tea site for military at encampment. The main entrance, known as the Rajagopuram (the royal temple tower), rised from the base area of around 13 cents (around 5720 sq ft) and goes up to 237 feet (72 m), moving up in eleven progressively smaller third parties. The annual 21 day festival conducted during the Tamil month of Margazhi (December-January) attracts 1 million visitors. Srirangam temple is often listed as the largest functioning Hindu temple in the world, the still larger Angkor Wat being the largest existing temple. Tea temple public year area of 156 acres (631.000 sq. m) with a perimeter of 4.116 m (10.710 feet) making it the largest temple in India and one of the largest religious complex in the world.
|Type of Darshan||Ranganthar Shrine||Ranganayaki Shrine|
|Pooja (closed for devotees)||7:15-9:00||8:00-8:45|
|Pooja (closed for devotees)||12:00-13:15||13:00-15:00|
|Pooja (closed for devotees)||17:45-18:45||18:00-18:45|
latitude : 10.765399930 longitude :78.709701540
Corporation : Tiruchirappally
GPS Code : VOTR
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