Sripuram Golden Temple is one the famous temples in South India. This temple is dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Narayana.
The golden temple of ‘Sripuram’ is a spiritual park situated at the foot of a small range of green hills in a place known as “Malaikodi” in the city of Vellore in Tamil Nadu, India. The temple is at the southern end of the city of Vellore, at Tirumalaikodi.
Sripuram – The Golden Temple was built in a short span of 7 years. It was inaugurated on August 24, 2007. The consecration ceremony was witnessed by thousands of devotees. Since then, the temple has attracted hundreds of thousands of devotees; often breaching the 1 lakh mark on special occasions. The temple has also changed the face of Thiruamalaikodi village and the nearby town – Vellore. In the coming years, the temple envisages to create a positive influence on the society and ultimately bring about a change.
The Golden Temple is situated in a 100 acre lush green landscape in the middle of a star-shaped path, such that it absorbs maximum energy from nature, which creates enormous peace and brings relaxation to the devotees who walk through the starpath. Devotees walking through the starpath are blessed to read messages of truth and righteousness that enables them to realize themselves and transform into powerful beings. The ultimate purpose of the Golden Temple is to create righteousness and transformation in human beings.
Salient Features of Sripuram Golden Temple
- The entire temple was designed by Amma, as conceived through the divine vision.
- All parts of the main temple are covered completely in gold.
- The temple has nine to fifteen manually prepared layers of gold foil.
- The temple is adorned with man-made sculptures, ornately decorated pillars and roof.
Golden Temple Address
Sripuram Golden Temple, Malaikodi, near Vellore, Tamil Nadu.