Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Kalpathy Car Festival (Ratholsavam)

District : Palakkad
Route : 3 Km from Palakkad
Kalpathy known as the Dakshin Kasi (Southern Kasi).It is famous for tamil brahmin agraharam. The tamil brahmins here are migrated from the famous Tamilnadu city Tanjavur (Famous for Brahatheswara temple/Big Temple) .Kalpathy Temple is near to the Kalpathi river. Kalpathy Temple is dedicated to Lord Siva with Parvathy (Visalakshi sametha Sri Viswanatha swamy Temple). Famous car fest is on November.

|| 3 Chariots (Visalakshi sametha Viswanatha swami,
Ganapathi, Suhbramanyan)

|| Visalakshi sametha Viswanatha swami Temple

|| Visalakshi sametha Viswanatha swami Temple

|| Kalpathy river (Kalpathy puzha)

||Agraharam (a garland of houses)

|| Mahaganapathy temple New Kalpathy

|| Chathapuram Mahaganapathy Temple

|| Unfinished Chariot

|| Chathapuram Mahaganapathy Temple

|| Chendamelam

|| Valiyatheru (Big chariot)

||Visalakshi sametha Viswanatha swami

||Lord Suhbramanyan

|| Lord Ganapathy

|| Big Chariot

|| Chariots through Kalpathy street


  1. Tanjavur is very famous to temples.Thanks for sharing.

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  2. Thanks Nagesh,Thomson & Aruna
    2009 November

  3. I am here now and would just like to say thanks for a Nice post.

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