108 Durga Temples

It is believed that Sri Parasurama created the land refered Kerala which is between Gokarna and Kanyakumari. Parasurama had constructed 108 Siva temples and 108 Durga temples for the well-being and prosperity of the people in Kerala . Among these 216 temples, the Lord Shiva of Gokarnam Mahabaleswara Temple in the north and Goddess Kumari of Kanyakumari temple in the south were considered as the protectors of Kerala. The first Durgalaya created by Parasurama was the Kanyakumari Devi Temple and the last one was the Kumaranalloor Devi Temple. The names of these temples were given in the famous 108 Durgalaya Nama Stothra.

List of 108 Durga Temples in Kerala