Kerala Photos : Temples : Perunna Subrahmanya Swami Temple
Perunna Subrahmanya Swami Temple is a Hindu temple located in the town of Perunna in the state of Kerala, India. The temple is dedicated to Lord Subrahmanya, who is worshipped as the god of war and victory.

The temple is believed to have been established during the 12th century and has undergone several renovations and restorations over the years. The temple's main deity, Lord Subrahmanya, is depicted here in the form of a young boy holding a spear and a flag.

One of the unique features of Perunna Subrahmanya Swami Temple is its architecture, which is a blend of traditional Kerala style and Dravidian style. The temple also features several smaller shrines dedicated to various deities, including Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu, and Goddess Parvati.

The temple is also famous for its annual festival, Thaipooyam, which is celebrated in the month of January-February and is a grand 10-day long celebration. The festival is marked by elaborate processions, traditional music and dance performances, and colorful decorations. The highlight of the festival is the "Kavadiyattam" ceremony, in which devotees carry a decorated structure called "Kavadi" on their shoulders and perform various rituals.

Perunna Subrahmanya Swami Temple is an important religious and cultural landmark in Kerala and is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in exploring the rich heritage and traditions of the state. The temple's unique architecture, Subrahmanya deity, and cultural significance make it a one-of-a-kind temple in India.

Perunna Subrahmanya Swami Temple Changanassery Photos.

Subrahmanya Swami Temple Changanassery is dedicated to Lord Murugan. The Lord is worshipped in a furious form in this temple as Devasenapathi.

Perunna Temple was the first temple which allowed all Hindus to enter the temple premises after the Temple Entry Proclamation by Sri Chithira Thirunal Balarama Varma of Travancore.

Thaippoya Kavadi is one of the major festivals in this temple.

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