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Kayamkulam Pullukulangara Temple - Gods Worshipped - Information - History - Festival

Pullukulangara Sree Dharma Sastha temple is located at Pullukulangara - Keerikkad near Kayamkulam in Alappuzha district, Kerala. The 10-day annual festival in the temple begins on Uthiram nakshatra in Makaram month with kodiyettam.

This is one among the 108 Ayyappa temples mentioned in the Thottam pattu. It is mentioned as Pullingalkavu in Thottam pattu.

There are two sanctum sanctorum in the Chuttambalam. One is dedicated to Dharma Sastha and the other is dedicated to Goddess Bhadrakali. The shrine of Ayyappa faces east and that of Goddess Bhadra faces north.

The Upa Devatas worshipped in the shrine are Ganapathy, Shiva, Yakshi and Vishnu.

During the festival time the complete temple premises has been lit with light lamps.