Poonkunnam Siva Temple

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Punkunnam Siva Temple
Main building of Temple
Main building of Temple
Name
Proper name Punkunnam Shiva Temple(പുങ്കുന്നം ശിവ ക്ഷേത്രം)
Geography
Country India
State Kerala
Location Thrissur
Culture
Primary deity Shiva(പരമശിവന്‍)
Architecture
Architectural styles Kerala

Punkunnam Shiva Temple, located in Punkunnam in Thrissur of Kerala. This temple is a classic example of the Kerala style of architecture.The main deity is Lord Shiva. Parvathy, Ganapathy,Sastha, Nagaraja and Partha Sarathi (Lord Krishna as Charioteer to Arjuna-പാര്‍ത്ഥ സാരഥി) are other sub deities(ഉപദേവത).The Ganeshotsavam is celebrating in grand style. During Sabarimala season the pilgrims are given food free of cost.Near to it is the Poonkunnam Seetha Ramaswamy Temple

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Coordinates: 10°32′09″N 76°12′16″E / 10.53585°N 76.20442°E / 10.53585; 76.20442