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Venganellur Shiva Temple - Festival

Venganellur Shiva temple is located at Venganellur in Thrissur district, Kerala. The shrine is one among the 108 Shiva temples in Kerala. The Shivling worshipped in the temple is nearly 5 feet including the peedom. The temple is also known as Venganellur Thali temple.

The Prathishta murti in the temple is known as Thiruveembilappan. The temple has a circular sanctum sanctorum – Vatta Sreekovil. The darshanam of Venganellur Shiva its towards west. Goddess Parvati faces west.

The Upa Devatas worshipped in the temple are Ganapathy, Manikantan, Nandi, Ayyappan and Anthimahakalan.

Earlier the temple was managed by Vembola and Vellinezhi Mana.

Shivratri is an important festival in the temple.

The annual pratishta festival in the temple is held in malayalam Edava masam (May - June).