Built in the Dravidian style of architecture, Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple is one of the oldest temples in India. The temple is dedicated to Sri Padmanabhaswamy (a form of Lord Vishnu). Sri Padmanabhaswamy reclines on a serpent called Anantha. The deity was the ruler of Travancore State and the erstwhile royals acted as regents The temple has been in the news following discovery of treasures in its vaults. The treasure estimated to be around Rs 1.2 trillion makes the temple richest in India.
BEST TIME TO VISIT THIRUVANANTHAPURAM
The average minimum and maximum temperature of Thiruvananthapuram is as given below. The best time to visit Thiruvananthapuram is also specified.