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S.No

Sacred Garden Location

Name of the deity

Area
(Hectares)

Interesting facts

1.

Srirangam
Andal Nandavanam
(Tamilnadu)

Sri Ranganathar

4.05 ha

The garden has an orchard where every tree is reverentially named after the great Vaishnavite saints.

2.

Srivilliputhur
Thirupoora Nandavanam
(Tamilnadu)

Sri Vadapathrasayee

Not available

The garden has several varieties of Tulasi. This garden is believed to have been maintained by Vishnu Chitta, father of Sri Andal. A small idol of Sri Andal has been installed in the garden.

3.

Mannarkudi
(Tamilnadu)

Sri Vasudeva Perumal

0.40 ha

Many varieties of Tulsi (Holy Basil) are growing here.

4.

Tirunageswaram
(Tamilnadu)

Sri Uppiliappan

2.40 ha

The garden has many varieties of flowering trees, shrubs and herbs, which are suitable for making garlands for Lord Uppiliappan.

5.

Tiruchanur
(Andhra Pradesh)

Devi Padmavathi

4.0 ha

The garden has many varieties of Jasmine and other fragrant plants. It is well maintained by the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam.

6.

Melkote
(Karnataka)

Sri Narayanaswami

6.0 ha

The garden has about 27 varieties of jasmine and a number of unusual plants. It is the home of around 200 species of birds.

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