On Pranamba Prathistha 999 M. E., Makara Masam Star Makayiram
corresponding period January 1822 A.D.
Established by : 15 Families reached here from Goa.
Prathishtha by : Shri Brahmashri D. Padmanabha Vadyar of
Presiding Deity : Shri Venkatachalapathi Swamy with Shri Devi &
Other Deities : Shri Varadaraja Moorthy - This is the Deity
taken for festivals, received from Brahma Govinda Vadyar having occulate powers achieved out of Upasana of
Important Festivals : Annual Festival March - April (Malayalam month
GSB Families : (approx.) 300, Total GSB Population - 1300.
Journey Details : By Road - NH/47 passing through this area.
By Rail - Bombay V.T.. Express, Gandhidham Express, Rajdhani Express,
K. K. Express
By Air - Trivandrum is the nearest Airport 60 kms.
Nearby Interesting Places : Sea Beach, Light House, Fishing Harbour & Boating in lake.
President : Prof. G. Raju. Tel. : 795244.
Vice President : V. Srinivas Pai. Tel. : 793416 (R) 791285.
Manager : Govindraj Hegdan. Tel. : 797294.
Archaks : G. Laxmana Vadyar.
Shri Venkatachalapathy Swamy Temple, Thirumala Devaswom Temple,
T.D.Road, Kollam - 691013 (Kerala). Tel. : (0474) 797294.