Valiya Guruthy Pooja
On the eastern side of the temple pond stands
the Kizhukkavu temple.The idol facing westward
is belived to be installed by Villwamangalam
After the Athazha pooja (main pooja in the
evening), the chief priest of the principal
deity comes to Kizhukkavu to perform the
famous and great pooja "ValiyaGuruthy" (great
Sacrifice). The Guruthy is prepared in 12
cauldrons (huge vessel) and is performed
at about 8.45 p.m every night.
who witness the guruthy performance, which
itself is awe inspiring and prolonged ceremony,
finds it an experience which is indescribable.
Being present here during Valiya guruthy
on Fridays permanently cures women suffering
from mental abnormalities like schizophrenia.
more about the details you may contact
The Assistant Commissioner, Chottanikkara Devaswom, Chottanikkara,
Ernakulam Dist., Kerala, Pin - 682 312,
Phone: 0484 - 2711032 , 2713300 E-Mail: