Guruvayur Temple Darshan Timings



Sri Krishna Temple at Guruvayur in Thrissur District, Kerala, is renowned in the Hindu world for the unique idol murti of Krishna – Krishna is known here as Unnikrishna or Balakrishna. The darshan timings in the Guruvayur temple are as follows:

The temple opens daily at 3 AM. The temple closes for a brief period from 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM. The temple closes at night at 9:15 PM. (Timings changes on special occasions).

Morning Puja

 Nirmalyam - 3:00 AM to 3:30 AM

 Oilabhishekam, Vakacharthu, Sankhabhishekam – 3:20 AM to 3:30 AM

Malar Nivedyam, Alankaram – 3:30 AM to 4:15 AM

Usha Nivedyam – 4:15 AM to 4:30 AM

Ethirettu pooja followed by Usha pooja – 4:30 AM to 6:15 AM

Seeveli,Palabhishekam,Navakabhishekam, Pantheeradi Nivedyam, and Pooja -7:15 AM to 9:00 AM

Ucha pooja (the noon pooja) – 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Evening Puja


Seeveli – 4:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Deeparadhana – 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM 


Athazha pooja Nivedyam – 7:30 PM to 7:45 PM 

Athazha pooja – 7:45 PM to 8:15 PM

Athazha seeveli – 8:45 PM to 9:00 PM

Thrippuka, Olavayana – 9:00 PM to 9:5 PM