Sri Padmanabha Swamy Temple is situated near the KSRTC Bus Stand at east Fort in trivandrum, Kerala. The Presiding diety is Mahavishnu reclining on the serpent ‘Anantha’ The architectural work in this temple is famous. The Ottakalmandapam ( Made of single stone) is a special attraction. The rulers of Travancore were called padmanabhadasan.
Today this is the richest temple in the world. Treasures of Gold, diamonds, emeralds etc were stored in the temples store rooms for centuries before it was opened for accounting recently.