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kerala templesKerala Temples are well renowned for it architechtural beauty. Sree Valayanadu Bhagavathy Temple, Govindapuram, Calicut, Kerala is one of them. The temple is located 6kms away from Calicut city with its unique architecture, and it is in harmony with the natural resources and the climatic conditions of the region. The above picture depicts the front view of the Temple. . The holy place is very quite and unique. This Devi
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temple atVlayanad has its own distinct identity and is different in several respects from other Devi temples in this country. Sree Valayanad Devi Temple in Kozhikode one of the rate “Saktheya Temples” where pooja is performed in accordence with practice of “Rurujit” worship. The presiding diety of this temple is the goddess from Kashmir, known as “Chandika” which is also called “Mahartham” and ‘Kalasarppini’. The priests of this temple who perform pooja according to “Saktheya” injunctions in this temple are Moosads who follow Kashimiri way of worshipping. Another peculiar aspect of this temple is that the “Sreechakra” designed by the great
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SivayogiThayyavur Sivasankar remains in the sanctum. Sumctorum where the presence of the goddess believed to be ever present. Those who worship thispoerful goddess are sure to realise their desires and the extermination of their foes is also certain. Another particular feature obtaining in this temple is that there is Saptha School of architure. Idols of Siva, Bhagavathi, Lord Ayyappa, Vigneswara also remain consecreated in this temple. An important ritual conducted from this temple is the “Guruthy Tharpanam” done from the path way of “Kshethrapalan”.

Annual Temple festival commence every year on the day of Karthika of Makaram and continues for seven days. There will be “Kalamezhuthupattu” from 1st Vrichikam for forty one days during the Mandala season.

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