--> Skip to main content


Agalpady Durga Parameshwari Temple in Kasargod in Kerala

Agalpady Durga Parameshwari Temple, dedicated to Goddess Durga, is located around 22 km east of Kasargod in Kerala. Mother Goddess Shakti is worshipped here as Goddess Annapoorneshwari and Lord Shiva is worshiped here as Jadadhari. Shiva is an Upa Devata here.

The main deity faces east. 

The temple belongs to Karhade Brahmins who arrived here from Maharashtra. 

The architecture of the shrine is typical Kerala – Malabar style architecture. The flag post is an important aspect of the shrine.

A school functions within the temple complex.

Other important temples Karhade Brahmins in Kasaragod are at Beyar, Padri, Nadipalli, and Badganoor. 



Read More From Hindu Blog