The South Indian state of Kerala houses a number of pilgrimage places that comprises of ancient temples, churches, mosques etc. these Kerala pilgrimage centers are sprinkled all around the landscape of the state- in remote villages, on hilltops and also in popular cities. Some of these religious sites are popular all around the world. Thousands of devotes visit a number of pilgrimage centers every year. The capital city of Kerala, Trivandrum or Thiruvananthapuram is known to be the ‘City of Temples’. There are around hundreds of temples alone in this city.
The pristine environment of Kerala is an added attraction. During your pilgrimage tour to Kerala, you can visit the popular temples, ashrams, take part in the prayers, take part in singing devotional songs, attend the temples festivals and more. Most of the main temples in Kerala host their own annual festivals, which are treat for the eyes and the best to observe the rich culture, traditional rituals of God’s Own Country. Elephant is an important part of most of the religious ceremonies and processions of Kerala.
Kerala has pilgrimage centers, which are dedicated to Hinduism, Islam, Christianity and Jainism. Some of the very well-known religious sites are in Sabarimala, Varkala, Fort Kochi, Vagamon, Bharananganam, Guruvayoor, Kalady, Parappanangadi, Niranom, Malayattoor and many others. A visit to these sites is completely calming and enlightening.