Sri Kuralappan Temple, Thiruvaranvilai known as Aranmula is in Pathanamitta district in Kerala. It is one of the 108 divya desam and the Lord Vishnu here was worshipped by Nammalwar.
The temple is believed to be over 2000 years old and has Kerala architecture. According to legends, Pancha Pandavas who lived during their exile have built five Lord Krishna temples and this is one of them.
108 Divya Desam
This temple is one of the important Divya Desam in this earth known as Bhuloka Vaikuntam- abode of Vishnu on earth. Various Alwars have composed poems on Lord Vishnu – 6500 years back according to legends. Their composition of poems on Lord Vishnu temples all over India is known as Divya Prabandham which was compiled in 9th century.