Kuttankulangara Sri Krishna Temple

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Kuttankulangara Sri Krishna Temple(കുട്ടന്‍കുളങ്ങര അമ്പലം)
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Name
Proper name: Kuttankulangara Sri Krishna Temple(കുട്ടന്‍കുളങ്ങര അമ്പലം)
Location
Country: India
State: Kerala
Location: Thrissur(തൃശ്ശൂര്‍)
Architecture and culture
Primary deity: Sri Krishna(സന്താനഗോപാല മൂര്‍ത്തി) A deity which prospers human life with baby(സന്താനം)
Important festivals: The Utsavam(ഉത്സവം) is celebrated during the month of January-February(മകര മാസം) There is an interesting ritual called Pannivetta(പന്നി വേട്ട) A model of pig is made and a hunter arrows it down at the base of the Banyan Tree (ആല്‍ത്തറ).
Architectural styles: Kerala
Number of monuments: The other deities in the temple are Ganesha(ഗണപതി),devi(ദേവി),Serpent God(നാഗരാജാവ്)

Kuttankulangara Sri Krishna Temple located in Punkunnam, Thrissur district of Kerala, south India and is considered to be over a 300 years old. This temple is a classic example of the Kerala style of architecture.It is 500 m away from Punkunnam Railway station. It is believed that the god gives the fortune of progeny(സന്താനം).There is an interesting ritual called Pannivetta(പന്നി വേട്ട) A model of pig is made and a hunter arrows it down at the base of the Banyan Tree (ആല്‍ത്തറ).

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Near to the temple a residential area known as Hari Nagar is located. Where the famous Mohiniyattam dancer Kalamandalam Kshemavathi is residing.

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Coordinates: 10°32′14″N 76°12′25″E / 10.53729°N 76.20700°E / 10.53729; 76.20700