Golden temple sri puram, dedicated to lakshmi narayani at vellore
golden temple, architecture,location and features
Golden temple located at sripuram of Tamilandu is one of the famous temples in the world became unique by the architecture and height, the temple is worship to lakshmi narayani. the famous temple s located ta the bottom ranges of thirumalaikudy hill ranges in tamil nadu. the temple is socated at vellore city. th feature of the temple by its vimana and the emandapa are covered by the pure gold, a lot devotees visit the temple every year.
This temple is spread an area about 100 acres. the prime deity is lakshmi narayani is thee consort of lord vishnu. golden temple is constructed by the vellore based charitable trust administrated by sakthi amma is a spiritual leader in vellore.There is about 1500 kg gold used for the covering off vimana and mandapam. Gold foil from 9 layers to 10 layers has been mounted on the etched copper plates. the greenery lush beauty behind the temple such back ground provides a spectacular treat for the eyes.
Definitely the golden temple glitters by the gold covering on it. golden temple is not an old one it constructed in recent days by the expert architects. the expenditure of the construction is about 300 cores by the charitable trust, they also administrates a hospital at vellore. but the temple is located at the south direction from vellore. The exterior pathway of this temple is shaped like a star that is 1.8 km of span and its all walls are adorned with the spiritual teachings of holy Guru Sakthi Amma.
There should be follow the strict dress code inside the temple by the devotees. many accommodation facilities are also available at the temple surroundings. chennai bangalore and thirupppathi are the nearest airports to the golden temple. katpadi is the nearest rail way station.