The Blandevar Mahavishnu Temple is situated in Kerala. The main deity is Lord Vishnu. The temple has a huge Banyan tree in front of it.
About the Temple
The temple is highly revered. It is respected and frequented by Shaivaites and Vaishnavaites. People from all parts of the world and all sections of society visit the temple It is a prominent temple in south India and people from all over India come to seek his blessings. It is a beautifully constructed temple, and the architecture is in South Indian style. It is famous for all the festivals that are celebrated in the temple and thousands of devotees throng to the temple during the festival.
The yearly festival starts in the "atham" in the "kumbham" Malayalam month. The 6th day festival is celebrated by all the villagers without any discernment on the basis of caste. The name 'blandevar' is derivative from an incident where the idol of the blandevar temple was found from inside a Jackfruit tree
How To Reach Blandevar Mahavishnu Temple
The temple is only 6 kms away from the Thiruvananthapuram-Angamaly state Highway. Buses, auto-rickshaws and taxis are also frequently available. The nearest railhead is the Aluva Railway station at a distance of 25 kms from the temple. The Nearest Airport is Cochin International Airport.
Blandevar Mahavishnu Temple,
Airapuram, Kerala - 683556.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- To be cured of illnesses and ailments
Achutham Keyshavam Rama Narayanam Krishna Damodaram Vasudevam Harim Shridharam Madhavam Gopika Vallabham Janaki Nayakam Ramachandram Bhajey
Meaning -Oh Lord who cannot be perished, who also has names like Keshava, Rama, Damodara, Narayana, Sridhara, Madhava, Krishna, Ramachandra the beloved of Janaki, let me say your name regularly.
Vasudeva Sutham Devam Kamsa Chanoora Mardhanam Devaki Paramanandham Krishnam Vande Jagathgurum
Meaning -I bow to you O Krishna, the ultimate guru, Devaki and Vasudeva's son, and the destroyer of Kamsa and Chanur.
Adharam Madhuram Vadanam Madhuram Nayanam Madhuram Hasitam Madhuram Hridayam Madhuram Gamanam Madhuram Mathuraa Dhipate Rakhilam Madhuram
Meaning -Meaning - Sweet are Your lips, sweet is Your face, sweet are Your eyes, sweet is Your smile, sweet is Your heart, sweet is Your gait, O Lord of Mathura, everything about You is sweet.
Alokya Mathur Mukha Madarena Sthanyam Pibantham Saraseeruhaksham Sachinmayam Devam Anantha Roopam Balam Mukundam Manasa Smarami
Meaning -I think of this Balamukundan as the one who looks lovingly at his mother's face while taking milk from her, who has eyes similar to the red lotus, who is the embodiment of truth and intelligence and other forms.
Temple is opened from 9.30 AM to 11.45 AM and from 5 PM to 8.30 PM.