Must-See Places of Worship in South India

Must-See Places of Worship in South India

Must-See Places of Worship in South India

Talking about spirituality South India is also famous for its temples, churches and mosques. These are not only a place for worship but an amazing treasure of culture, art and heritage. Some of the places for pilgrimage are Mookambika Temple, Guruvayur Temple, Velankannimatha Church, Jewish Synagogue and many more.

Religious beliefs of South Indian and North India are similar. Lord Ganesha is honoured as remover of obstacle is prayed at the beginning of all rituals. But there are differences between South Indian temples and North Indian temples in terms of their construction, rituals performed.

North Indian temples are simple and less orthodox South Indian temples follow certain rules and regulations regarding the entry into the main and the principal sanctum of the deity. Temples in Kerala prescribe many orthodox rules while entering into them. Men should enter most of the temples only with a bare chest (without wearing a shirt). They are not supposed to wear the upper garment while entering into the temples

Will keep updated on all the places of worship travellers must see as and when new ones are added.

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