Vellore Golden Temple Sripuram Tamilnadu

Vellore Golden Temple Sripuram Tamilnadu

The main deity of the temple is Shree Mahalakshmi, also called and Shree Lakshmi Narayani. The sanctum sanctorum holds the idol of Goddess made of stone granite and covered with Golden Kavacham and other adornments. Vellore Golden Temple at Sripuram is considered to be the largest structure made of gold in India. Also the crown with foot of the lord engraved (Sataria) is also made solid gold weighing 1 kg. The temple has intricate carvings and sculptures in gold. It is estimated that more than 1500 kg of gold has been used to construct the temple.

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