Sri Anandapadmanabhaswamy Temple is a Lord Vishnu temple in Thiruvanananthapuram in Kerala. It is now known as the richest temple in the world with a treasure of USD 17 billion. It is one of the divya desam.
The Lord Vishnu here was built on a platform using stone brought from Tirumala during the period of Marthanada Varma. You can view Lord Vishnu in lying posture through three doors.
The temple gopuram was built in 16th century in Pandya architecture style. Lord Vishnu statue here is made of Salagramma stones. There is a huge Padma theertham tank before the temple.
The visitors has to adhere to strict dress code. Hindu men with Dhoti and bare chested and ladies with Malaya Mundu – sarees only are allowed inside.