Parthasarathy Temple, Parthivapuram, Kanyakumari
|Architectural style:||Dravidian architecture|
Temple Opening Time
The temple is open from 05:00 am to 10:00 am and from 05:00 pm to 07:00 pm.
The festival of Thiru Onam which falls in the Malayalam month of Chingom (August/September) is the most important festival of this temple. The annual festival of ten days duration is in Chingom from Atham to Tiruvonam asterism. Other than this, the auspicious occasion of Ekadasi which falls every month, is considered special here, just like any other Vishnu temple. Krishna Jayanthi, Deepavali and Chithira Vishu are the other major festivals celebrated in this temple.
Legend / Local stories
How to Reach:
Parthivapuram Parthasarathy Temple is located on the western side of Marthandam – Thengapattanam highway. The Temple is located at about 9 Kms from Kollemcode, 2 Kms from Munchirai, 9 Kms from Kuzhithurai, 9 Kms from Marthandam, 8 Kms from Kaliyakkavilai, 33 Kms from Nagercoil, 55 Kms from Kanyakumari and 46 Kms from Thiruvananthapuram. Nearest Railway Station is located at Kuzhithurai and Nearest Airport is located at Thiruvananthapuram.