Thursday, November 4, 2010

Murukkumpuzha



Murukkumpuzha is located in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. It is around 21 km north of Thiruvananthapuram.
Shri Kalakandeswaram Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, is situated here.
Trivandrum International Airport is the nearest airport. Murukkumpuzha Railway Station is on the Thiruvananthapuram – Kollam rail route

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Satellite view of Murukkumpuzha Junctiion

Shri Kalakandeswaram Temple

Shri Kalakandeswaram Temple located at Edavilakom in Murukkumpuzha, Thiruvananthapuram District was erected in 1922, inspired by Sree Narayana Guru. Guru consecrated a mirror in the temple with the words 'Truth, Dharma, Love, Kindness' inscribed around the pranava mantra 'Om'. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva.
A flag-staff made of bronze has been erected here. A wedding hall and a dance school are attached to the temple. The temple is managed by the SNDP (Shri Narayana Dharma Paripalana Yogam).
The temple can be approached easily as Murukkumpuzha is on the Thiruvananthapuram-Kollam national highway (NH 47). The nearest railhead is Murukkumpuzha Railway Station.

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Murukkampuzha Railway Station

Murukkampuzha Railway Station, also spelt Murukkumpuzha Railway Station, is about 21 km from Thiruvananthapuram. It is served by the Southern Railways. Thiruvananthapuram-Mangalore Malabar Express, Thiruvananthapuram-Kottayam Passenger, Thiruvananthapuram-Kollam Passenger and Madurai-Kollam Passenger are the main train connections.
The railway station falls on the Thiruvananthapuram-Kollam rail route. Kaniyapuram Railway Station is the main station to the south of Murukkumpuzha. Going north, Chirayinkil Railway Station is the nearest main station.
Trivandrum International Airport is the nearest airport.
Station Code: MQU

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