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Sri Adi Sankara Keerthi Sthamba Mandapam

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In every hear and there trips we always wonder what inside this tower. Actually it's a map for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kochi (Cochin), India
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This monument is in Kalady town in Eranakulam district of Kerala. The various events in sankara's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Thrissur, India
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Kalady Village, Angamaly, Kochi (Cochin), India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

In every hear and there trips we always wonder what inside this tower. Actually it's a map for those who seek spiritual enlightenment. The foot path of grate Shankara. I wish I could go for once.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank elgin_777
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This monument is in Kalady town in Eranakulam district of Kerala. The various events in sankara's life is sketched in the sthambham. Don't miss it if you are passing by Main Central Road in Kalady. The pictures there shows various Siva temples in the 12...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank manojkumarc268
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Sri Adi Sankara Kirthi stamba, an 8 storied tower built by Kanchi Kamakdi Mutt, in memorial of the great Adi Sankara , is a 15 minutes drive from Kochin Airport.Sri Sankaras various stages of life and teachings are shown in the walls of the tower,A...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank Rajagopal B
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We had an upanayamam ( Thread ceremony) of my wife's sister's son held at Kalady in March 2018. The arrangements done by the Kalady staff, especially Mr. Suryanarayana was excellent. We were a group of 30 people traveling from Bangalore to Kalady for the event...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank PalakkadIyer
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Good place to watch.just visited with kids.Nice structure.its bit old building but maintained well.Need to visit place

Date of experience: January 2018
Reviewed 28 November 2017

The eight storey Sri Adi Sankara Keerthi Sthamba Mandapam, is a memorial of Hindu philosopher and theologian Sri Adi Sankara. Constructed by the Kanchi Kamakoti Math, it is located MC road in Kalady, an hour and half drive from Kochi and is located on the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Sureshram B
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Adi Shankaracharya Janmasthala, Kalady is about an hour and half drive from Kochi. As it suggests, the temple is the birth place of Adi Shankaracharya and therefore derives significance for all Hindus. The temple, located at the end of a narrow street in a secluded...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Bharvi-Shukla
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The Sri Adi Sankara Keerthi Sthamba Mandapam, constructed as memorial of Sri Adi Sankara by the Kanchi Kamakodi Math is also noted for its architectural excellence. In the entrance there are two elephant statues and then the paduka mandapam representing the sandals of Adi sankara,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Joji J
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

If your mind require some rest, go to this place and do meditation for 15 to 30 minutes. Your mind will be peaceful and relaxed. Do not go to this place with kids: this is not a tourist spot. Good place to visit for couples.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Padcee
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Historic Place to visit once in a while, right by the side of MC road near Kalady town., all and everything anout Sri Sankaracharya

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Bibin M A
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8 December 2018|
Response from Rajagopal B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I am not aware of the date of construction. I will find out next time I visit which is probably next month.