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Fire scare Fire and rescue services personnel fighting the massive fire that broke out at the Rajadhani Buildings, which is a stone’s throw from the Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram on Sunday evening. — Photo: S. Mahinsha

THE MYSTERIOUS LAST VAULT DOOR AT PADMANABHASWAMY TEMPLE..."a Secret Door in this Temple is holding secret knowledge & more Treasure Troves....the only snag is, it has been locked by sound waves from a secret chant lost in time!!" (The Temple's earlier Hidden Treasure Trove, now undergoing inventory by Supreme Court appointed Panel has been estimated to be around $ 22 Bln!)


Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram is a rare temple that brings together the Kerala and Dravidian style of architecture, featuring high walls and a 16th-century gopuram (pyramidical tower over the entrance gate). The principal deity of the temple is Lord Vishnu who is enshrined in the "Anantha Shayanam" posture - the eternal yogic sleep on the serpent Adisheshan. The temple is believed to be the richest temple in the world with nearly $22 bn worth of gold and jewels stored.

Here is a list of the top 10 richest temples in India and in world. Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple is considered to be the India's richest temple followed by Tirupati Venkateshwara temple the second most famous, religious and richest temples in India.These temples are also considered to be the world's richest temple.

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, पश्चिम नाडा, पूर्व फोर्ट, केरल is a Vedic temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu located in Thiruvananthapuram, India, in the state of Kerala. 22 billion dollar treasure ( gold, jewels, artifacts ) found.

from the Guardian

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