Wooden Sculptures at Trichambaram Shri Krishna Temple (Taliparamba, Kannur Dt., Kerala)

The outer walls of the Sanctum Sanctorum of the Shri Krishna Temple in Trichmabaram, P.O. Taliparamba, PIN 670141, Kannur Dt., Kerala State, India are adorned with exquisitely beautiful wooden sculptures.


Vishnu seated on Ananta
Vasudeva, Devaki
Kamsa, Devaki


Vasudeva
Devaki with Maid
Krishnavatara
Vasudeva carrying Krishna


Putana
Krishna killing Bakasura
Balarama and Pralamba
Kaliyamardana


Govarddhanoddharanam
Indra
Gopivastrapaharanam
Rasakrida


Photographs taken by A. Harindranath in October 2013. We thank the Temple Administration for giving permission to take these photographs.


These sculptures are referred to (page xxvii) by Shri Vadakkamkur Rajarajavarma Raja in the introduction to the book Chellurnathodayam Champu, published by Cochi Malayalabhasha Parishkarana Committee and printed at Sanatanadharmam Achchukutam in AD 1940.


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