Prathishta / Presiding Deity : Vishnu (Ananthapadmanabhan)
Upadevatha / Sub Deities : xx
District: Trivandrum
Thaluk: Trivandrum
Panchayath: Trivandrum
Thanthri: xx
Trustee: The palace of Travancore

The presiding deity of this temple is Lord Vishnu. The temple is called the temple of Anandhapadmanabha Swamy . The temple dates back around 1200 years to the late eighth or early ninth century AD. In the centuries gone by, Malayadipatti was also referred to as Thiru Valattur Malai and was known for two rock cut temples – one dedicated to Siva and the other to Vishnu- both hewn out of the same rock.

Important Festivals

SriVaikunta Ekadesi, Brahmothsavam, Navarathri are celebrated in grand manner.

Main offerings


Pooja Timings

Morning Opening 6.00 am
Pratha Kala 7.00 am
Deeparathanai 8.00 am
Utchi Kalam 11:30 am
Afternoon Closing 12.00 pm
Evening opening 4:30 pm
Sayaratcha 6:30 pm
Deeparathanai 7:00 pm
Theertha Prasadam 7:15 pm
Artha sama 9.00 pm


2, 2nd Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Chennai - 600 020 Phone : 2441 2529, 2441 3995 E-mail :

How to reach

Temple situated at East Fort, main junction of Trivandrum

Temple Photo Gallery


Additional Information