Prathishta / Presiding Deity : Lord Ayyappa
Upadevatha / Sub Deities : Malikappurathamma, Lord Vinayaka and Nagas
Thanthri: Kidangassery Tharananellur Mana
Trustee: Thiruvithamkoor Devaswam Board
The presiding deity in this temple is Lord Ayyappa. This temple is also known as 'Cholayilkkavu'. Lord Siva is also here in this temple. But Lord Ayyappa have more imporance. The temple situates on the coast of 'Periyar' river. Both deities face to the riverside. The sub deities are 'Malikappurathamma', Lord Vinayaka and 'Nagas'.
'Santhukkad' Bhagavathy is also a sub deity of this temple,but on the other side of the river.
The main festival in this temple is 'Makaravilakku'. This is celebrated grandly
here for three days.
Kothamangalam-Adimali route (18 km)