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Thiruvannur Sree Krishna Temple - About - Sarpabali

Thiruvannur Sree Krishna temple is located at Thiruvannur in Kozhikode district, Kerala. The shrine is dedicated to Bhagavan Sri Krishna. The temple is famous for Sarpabali held in Kumbha Masam.

Special rituals, pujas and lighting of lamps are held on Makaravilakku day in the temple. The next important festival is the Ashtami Rohini in Chinga Masam (August – September). The main offering in the temple are venna or butter and payasam.

The small shrine is a typical example of Kerala style temple architecture.

The shrine has an equally famous Naga worship - Nagaru Kavu or Sarpa Kavu with murtis of Nagaraja, Nagayakshi and other serpent deities.

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