Prathishta / Presiding Deity : Lord Ayyappa
Upadevatha / Sub Deities : xx
Thanthri: Palakkattiri Mana
Trustee: Cochin Devaswam Board
The presiding deity in this temple is Lord Ayyappa. In this temple the deity faces to the west side. The story of 'Kiratha' makes the 'Balikkalpura' most artistic. Lord Vinayaka is the sub deity in this temple.
The temple was owned by 'Nambidis
The 'Kodiyettu' is on the day 'Uthram' of the malayalam month 'Kumbham' and the
fesival ends after eight days along with 'Arattu'. The 'Ezhunnellippu' on the day
of 'Pallivetta' is famous. Also the 'Niramala' festival on the first saturday of
the malayalam month 'Dhanu' is important.
'Thiyattu' is the main offering in this temple. Mostly Its done for getting good