Festivals

1. Vela:
The main festival in the temple is Vela Celebrated in the month of April (Medam month in Malayalam Calendar year). This Festival is conducted by the people nearby Known as Desam.  This event is of large scale participation of Devotees.

2.Utsavam :
This is a 10 day long Tantric Ritual performed in the temple for the enrichment of divinity of the deity This will be performed under the auspice of the Temple Tantri Bhramashree Andaladi Manakkal Sankaran Namboodirippad. The Utsavam is conducted During the Malayalam month of Edavam ( May-15 to June 15) every year. During Utsavam, on the star of Chithira in the month of Edavam, Chandattam is performed. On the 9th day, the deity will be taken out in procession to Gayathri River Banks for Aarattu. Bhagavathy will have Aarattu in the Kadvu (River ) and the deeparadhana will be performed there itself. Then Bhagavathy will be taken back in procession having decorated elephants, Panchavadhyam and with large number of Devotees, who would take bath in the river during the course of Aarattu and Deeparadhana.

3. Laksharchana : 
This is also a Tantric Ritual.  This is conducted during the month of Kanni ( September-October) every year.  Vedic scholars will recite Mantras all along the day, and the Kalasams will be poured over the Main Diety every day.  This 7 day Ritual also attracts many devotees.

During Navarathri days, a special Pooja,  Navarathri Vilakku is done at the temple.

Vishukkani, Illam Nira, Nira Puthari  etc. are also celebrated in the temple

 

The following items can be sponsored by devotees for Laksharchana:

1. Thanthri Dhakshina   - 2 Lakhs
2. Gingely oil for Lakshadeepam   - 200 Ltrs - 23000/-
3. Vashtram for Tantires   - 50000/- for the 7 days
4. Pooja articles   - 25000/-
5. Vadhyam for 7 days   - 20000/-
6. Food for 11 tantires and parikarmies for 7 days   - 50000/-
7. Pandal and lighting 7 days   - 40000/-


Lakshadeepam of 2011




Your donations may please be sent to:
Name of account : Sree Mangottukavu Devaswom
A/C. No. 65450101005000 Union Bank of India, Tarur Branch Alathur Taluk, Palakkad District Kerala State.
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Yours Sincerely ,
Executive Officer & Staff, Sree Mangottukavu Devaswom