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Pampady Sri Krishna Temple

Pampady Sri Krishna temple is located at Alampally – Pampady in Kottayam district, Kerala. The shrine is dedicated to Sri Krishna Bhagavan. The annual festival in the temple is held in Dhanu Masam (December – January).

This is a traditional Kerala style temple with a sreekovil which faces east. The temple has a nalambalam, namaskara mandapam, and shrines of upa devatas.

The shrine observes various festivals associated with Vishnu including Vishu, Ramayana Masam, Niraputhari, Ashtami Rohini, Thiruvonam and Thrikarthika. Special rituals are held during the annual Mandala Makaravilakku kalam.

Ekadashi is of great importance in the shrine. Thiruvonam nakshatram and Thursdays are importance in the temple.

Sri Krishna Janmashtami is observed with much enthusiasm.

Caparisoned elephants, melam and traditional performing art forms of Kerala are part of the annual festival. Vaishnava pujas and rituals, pallivetta and arattu procession are held during the festival.