Guruvayur Sree Krishna Temple
Gurupavanapuri (Guruvayur), situated in Thrissur District, the seacoast town of Malabar. The name " Gurupavanapuri " originated from the name of Hindu God "Guru" and "Pavanan" (Vayu), "Puri" means place. - Gurupavanapuri - Gurupavanapuri is also known as Guruvayur. "Guruvayurappan" means Lord Sree Krishna. The Temple Town in South India. This is one of the most important and holiest pilgrim centers in South India, attracting thousands of pilgrims from all over India
Guruvayur is most famous for its temple, which is many centuries old and one of the most important in Kerala. The temple is famous as a site for pilgrimage and also a cultural centre as it is one of the centre-points along which Kerala literature and art-forms have been developed. The temple's deity is Lord Guruvayurappan. Non-Hindus are not permitted to enter the temple.