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Machattu Thiruvanikavu Temple – Information

Machattu Thiruvanikavu temple is located at Thekkumkara near Wadakkanchery in Thrissur district, Kerala. The temple is famous as Machattu Thiruvanikavu and the main deity worshipped in the temple is Goddess Bhadrakali.

The darshanam of Machattu Thiruvanikavu is towards west but prominence is given to the north side darshan.

The Upa Devata worshipped in the temple is Kshetrapalan.

The annual festival in the temple is known as Machattu Mamangam.

As per history, Goddess Bhadrakali arrived here atop the olakkuda (traditional umbrella of Kongad Nair) from Kodungallur.




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