Prathishta / Presiding Deity : Durga
Upadevatha / Sub Deities : Badhrakali & Nambeeshan
District: Palakkad
Thaluk: Alathur
Panchayath: Kottayi
Thanthri: Panavoor Kuttan Namboothri
Trustee: -

Pulinelli Sri Erattakulangara Bhagavati (Devi) temple is one of the famous and prominent one in Kerala. This shrine situated in the midst of the agricultural (Paddy) fields, surrounded by different kinds of trees. There is belief that the deity of this holy place (Devi) is self-born and she shows her celestial occurrence in an extraterrestrial stone under the faction of trees. There is a holy small pool (Kulam)covered with another big one, because of that this place is called ‘ Erattakulam '. The shrine, trees and aside of the pool are coupled up with variety of creepers. This temple is a gift of nature and treating as a fortune to the rice- bowl (Palakkad) of Kerala

Important Festivals

Perim pooja, Navarathri, Vishu Vela, kathir vela are special in this temple and celebrated in grand manner.

Main offerings

Chattiveppu, Payasam, Ganapathi Homam,, Poo Moodal are main offerings in this temple.

Pooja Timings

Monday, Thursday and Sunday

6.00 am - Temple Opening
12.00 noon - Temple Closing

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

6.00 am - Temple Opening
11.00 noon - Temple Closing

No Evening Pooja


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How to reach

( Palakkad -thrissur bye pass) 5 km far from Kuzhalmannam place called Mathur. From Mathur 1.2 KM place called Eratakulangarra Temple where the shine is situated

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