Richest South Indian temples

WRITTEN BY Aditi Shrivastava news

Tirumala Tirupati Venkateswara Temple

One of the most well-known and historic pilgrimage places is Sri Venkateshwara Temple, which is situated on the seventh peak of Venkata Tirumala Hill.

Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Thiruvananthapuram

Around 90,000 crores worth of valuables total to the temple, including gold, gold idols, ancient silver, emeralds, diamonds, and brass.

Ranganathswamy Temple, Rameshwaram

Over 12.1 million travellers come to Rameshwaram annually from all over the world.

Meenakshi Temple, Madurai

Between 20 and 30 thousand people visit it every day, making it one of the very few temples in India to do so. The temple earns about $60 million in revenue each year.

Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple, Kerala

Up until recently, it has been estimated that the Sabarimala Temple generated about Rs. 230 crore in revenue during the pilgrimage season.

Guruvayoor Temple

The deity's idol is made of a precious material called Padala Anjanam and you can see a 33.5 m high gold-plated Dwajasthambam in the outer ring.

The Kukke Subrahmanya Temple

Famous Hindu temple Kukke Subrahmanya Temple is situated in Karnataka, India. Lord Subrahmanya, the lord of all serpents also known as Lord Kartikeya, is worshipped.

The Brihadeshwara Temple

This temple was constructed during the rule of Raja Raja Chola, the Great Chola ruler and holds great significance in our history

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