Sri Paambanaiyappa Perumal Temple is one of the Divya Desams, the 108 temples of Vishnu Believed to have been visited by the 1 poet saints or Alwars.
This Temple is located at Thiruvanvandoor, Kerala. Sri Paambanaiyappa Perumal temple is vast an exciting edifice.The main Deity of sri Paambanaiyappa Perumal Temple is Paambanaiyappa and Kamalavalli Naachiyaar.
The temple region is situated on the north of the holy Pampa River of Kerala. This is mentioned in the hymns of Nammazhwar. Of the temples installed by Pandavas, this is the temple that celebrates more festival events.It is said that this Divyadesam sthalam is built by Nakulan, one among the Pandavas.
Once, Naradar got a Sabham from Brahma devan and he came to this sthalam and worshipped Paambanaiyappan. At that time, Sriman Narayanan came infront of him and explained the Naradeeya puranam, that explains about the Gnana explaination.
It also explains that both Saivam and Vaishnavam should be treated an one and all humans should be treated the same way.Another great person, Maarkandeya Maharishi who is one of the Siranjeevi, got the seva of this perumal. The perumal gave his seva along with Kamalavalli Naachiyaar as Kamalanathan in Nindra thirukkolam.
The perumal is also called as "Pambha Anai appan". Lots of utsavar Idols were got during digging of Earth and they were kept in Separate sannadhis.
Sri Paambanaiyappa Perumal Temple is Located at Thiruvanvandoor, Kerala.Sri Paambanaiyappa Perumal is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu.
The Presiding deity of this Temple is The Moolavar found in this sthalam is Paambanaiyappan. (Paambu + Anai + Appan). He is also named as "Kamalanathan.
Moolavar is in Nindra Thirukkolam facing West Prathyaksham for Narada and Maarkandeya.The Thaayar of this sthalam is Kamalavalli Naachiyaar.
The temple was built by Nakulan one among the Pancha Pandavas which is the specialty of this kshetaram.
The temple is open from 4.30 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. and from 5.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.
Moolavar: Pambanai Appan ? Kamalanathan
Amman / Thayar: Kamalavalli Nachiar
Theertham: Pamba Theertham,Pabhanasa Theertham
vimanam : Vedhalaya Vimaanam