acquainted with its unusual sweetness the Swamiyar at once realised
that it was Bhagawan Krishna's flute that enraptured the region with
its divine music. At once both of them set out to locate the source.
And the sound was found emanating from the Aswartha tree now lying
in the temple campus. Circumambulating the tree, the Swamiyar made
prostration to it. Tampuran was informed of the presence of
Balagopala in the tree, and being a haribhakta of supreme type, he
availed the darsan of the Bhagawan with the soul powers of the
then lost no time to building a grand shrine for Krishna, and made
in enhancing granite image for installation. Auspicious time was
fixed. Just before the commencement of consecration, the learned
Nambudiri conducting the agamic rituals found-out a defect in the
idol and said that it was not fit for installation due to wrong
selection of the rock. It paralyzed the Thampuran and disappointed
the audience. Disillusionment held its grip on all the assembled.