Spiritual seeking is part of the Indian ethos. People of all ages and stations
journey in utter faith and devotion to places of worship all seeking the elusive
grail of inner peace, support in their earthy struggles, and eventual release
from this mortal existence. Temples direct believers along the path of
salvation, while serving as places of refuge in times of conflict and distress.
India is perhaps first and foremost a land of temples. Kerala has more than 2000
temples with fascinating legends attached to them. The rituals and pujas differ
from temple to temple but are in accordance with the norms laid down by well