Hubballi: Are problems in your life becoming never-ending? Are you feeling depressed? Facing financial problems? Fed up by the court cases? Then seeking the blessings of Rajarajeshwara might be a solution.
Yes, you read it right. Visiting Rajarajeshwara temple ( Lord Shiva) located in the town of Taliparamba in Kannur district, Kerala may prove beneficial to you.
The temple is known as one of the ancient temples of South India. The deity Rajarajeshwara is said to be the obstacle remover, bestows good fortune, success to those who worship him with great devotion.
That is why devotees from nooks and corners of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Goa, and others parts of the country visit here.
Those who are facing problems in their life visit here and offer special prayer to Rajarajeshwara. To get a solution to their problems devotees offer Ghee( clarified butter) in a golden pot. (One can offer this Seva by registering their names and paying the amount at the Seva counter located in the temple premises).
There are rules while visiting the temple, first-time visitors should keep this in mind. Non-Hindus are not allowed in this temple. Devotees wearing shirts, pants, and shorts will not be allowed to enter the temple complex. They need to wear Dhoti. Women are not allowed to enter the shrine during the daytime but will be allowed in the evening after 8 pm and they have to be in Saree or other decent attire.
Whenever devotees visit Taliparamba, they first visit the temple of Rajarajeswara, and later they visit Bhadrakali, a temple located in Madayikavu near Taliparamba.
The Bhadrakali temple is very powerful and believed that the deity is worshipped to get rid of the effects of black magic.
Those who were affected by the black magic visit the temple of Bhadrakali. Devotees believe that they come out of the problems just offering prayer to the Goddess in the temple.
Devotees who are vegetarian should ask for vegetarian Prasadam. The deity offered non-vegetarian Prasadam here.