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Sree Uthrathil Bagavathy Temple Thiruvazhiyode

Sree Uthrathil Bagavathy temple is located at Thiruvazhiyode near Sreekrishnapuram in Palakkad district, Kerala. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Bhadrakali. The darshanam of Sree Uthrathil Bagavathy is towards north. The shrine is also known as Thirunarayanapuram Uthrathil Kavu.

The murti worshipped here is carved in black granite stone. The main festival in the temple is held on Bharani nakshatra in Meenam month. The festival lasts for 7 days. Nearly 30 elephants participate in the annual festival.

As per local belief, Goddess Bhagavathi arrived here atop the olakkuda (traditional umbrella) of Kizhiyedathu Namboothiri from Kodungallur.

There is a belief among local people that Uthrathil Bhagavathy is the grandmother, Nalisseri Bhagavathi is the mother and Pariyanampatta Bhagavathi is the daughter.

Another famous temple nearby is the Thirunarayanapuram Vishnu temple.

The annual pratishta festival in the temple is held in Malayalam Mithuna Masam (June - July).