Thiruvathira Mahotsavam is historically celebrated as birthday of Lord Shiva. It is also believed that Shiva finally looked upon and accepted Shri Parvathy as his consort, being pleased by her ardent devotion and endurance. This festival is celebrated with great splendour in Mammiyur Mahadeva temple on Dec 22nd and 23rd, 2018.
Maharudrayagnam is being conducted in a grand manner from January 1st to 11th, 2019. This is an annual event in Mammiyur temple which is being facilitated for the wellbeing of mankind and is headed under the auspices of temple Tanthri, Brahmashri Chennas Narayanan Namboothiripad.
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The ancient Mammiyur Temple is situated at a walkable distance of 200 metres North West to the famous Guruvayoor Sree Krishna Temple. The main diety is Lord Shiva in the form of Uma maheswara. Lord Vishnu is also given equal importance in a sanctum sanctorum near to that of Lord Shiva.
The ancient Mammiyur Temple is situated at a walkable distance of 200 metres North West to the famous Guruvayoor Sree Krishna Temple.
Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to the Hindu god Guruvayurappan, located in the town of Guruvayur in Kerala, India. It is one of the most important places of worship for Hindus of Kerala and is often referred to as Bhuloka Vaikunta, which translates to as "Holy Abode of Vishnu on Earth"Read More
Punnathurkotta was once the palace of a local ruler, but the palace grounds are now used to house the elephants belonging to the Guruvayoor temple, and has been renamed Anakkotta (meaning "Elephant Fort"). There were 86 elephants housed there, but currently there are about 59 elephants.Read More