Wednesday, 5 December 2012

SUBRAMANYASWAMI TEMPLE MAKRERI

SUBRAMANYASWAMI TEMPLE MAKRERI

Root:- 18kms southeast of kannur .In the kannur-otakkadavu root  vellachaal busstop. l300 meeters from vellachaal  to makreriambalam stop
  
Brief historyIt is a very ancient temple and of the same period as that of Peralasseritemple.It is believed that sree Hanumaan installed the present idol .The devotees still feel the presence of Hanumaan in this temple.As markkata (monkey) installed the idol,the place came to be known as Markkatasseri for many centuries and in course of time shortened as Makreri. The temple was ransacked by Tippus force

The2 idols of subramanyaswami has4 arms

There are 3 mahaavishnu idols all are broken 

 Time of worship 5.30am-1000am and 5.30pm-8.30pm 

OFFERINGS AVALNIVEDYAM,SHARKKARAPPAAYASAM-

The temple tank is considered sacred since as per myth Lord Hanumaan dug the tank with his tale
Festivals Thaipooyam in Makaram is celebrated
with special poojaas 

Thantri is from the Eruvessi illam and shaanthikkaaran is hereditary
 This is dedicated by Dakshinamoorhrhiswamikal WHO HAD A GREAT ROLE IN THE RENOVATION OF THE TEMPLE

2 comments:

  1. Sir,
    Very helpful for new ones and informative as small details are provided by u.
    Thanku

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  2. Beautifully mentioned the details. It is very informative to the devotees all over India. Thanks and God Bless you all.
    Jayadev Menon

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