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Five Temples with Murtis Installed by Pandavas in Kerala

There are numerous temples in India with murtis that were installed by the Pandava brothers. Pandavas are believed to have installed murtis of Shiva, Vishnu and Durga. There are five temples in central Kerala dedicated to Hindu God Vishnu (Sri Krishna) all which have murtis installed by the Pandavas. The five temples are TrichittattuMahavishnuTemple, PuliyoorSrikrishnaTemple, AranmulaParthasarathyTemple, ThiruvandoorVishnuTemple and ThrikkodithanamTemple.

All these temples are located in and around ChenganoorTown in Kerala, which is an important Railway Station during Sabarimala Pilgrimage.
The murti at TrichittattuMahavishnuTemple was installed by Yudhishtira.
PuliyoorSrikrishnaTemple murti was installed by Bhima
AranmulaParthasarathyTemple murti was installed by Arjuna
ThiruvandoorVishnuTemple murti was installed by Nakula
ThrikkodithanamMahavishnuTemple murti was installed by Sahadeva.
It is widely believed that visiting the five shrines on a single day is highly meritorious. The pilg…

Kali Santarana Upanishad Text in pdf with English meaning

Kali Santarana Upanishad is one of the smallest Upanishad and contains the importance of the chant Hare Rama...Hare Krishna. The particular text of Kali Santarana Upanishad in pdf contains English meaning with Sanskrit text and English transliteration. Kali Santarana Upanishad is part of the Krishna Yajur Veda and is a conversation between Brahma and Sage Narada.
Link - Kali Santarana Upanishad with English Meaning