Nalambalam Yatra, or the darshan of four temples, is an important pilgrimage done in Kerala in the Karikidakam month, also known as the Ramayana Masam. The four temples are dedicated to Lord Ram, Bharatha, Lakshman and Shathrughnan – the four brothers in the Ramayana epic. Most people begin the journey of the four temples from the famous
at Triprayar is dedicated to Lord Ram. Sree Rama Temple at Irinjalakuda is dedicated to Bharatha, the second brother. Koodalmanickam Bharatha Temple at Moozhikkulam is dedicated to Lakshman, the third brother Lakshmana Temple at Shathrughna Temple Payammelis dedicated to Shathrughna, the fourth brother.
All these ancient temples are south of
During the Ramayana Masam (mid July to mid August), government and private travel agencies conduct daily trip to the four temples from the