The Guruvayur Devaswom’s Institute of Mural Painting was established in the the year 1989. National Diploma is awarded to students on successful completion of training for 5 years. The institute which is situated at the Kizhakke Nada of Guruvayoor temple, functions in the traditional Gurukul system. Apart from the training in mural painting; art history, aesthetics, Sanskrit, Silpa texts, Dhyanasloka etc. are also taught here. The institute is open on all Government working days.


  • Located on the East Nada of Guruvayur Temple, 30 km from Thrissur


Guruvayur Devaswom Institute of Mural Paintng (Chumar Chithra Padana Kendram), East Nada, Guruvayur – 680101

Ph: 0487 2556538; extn: 515