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Vengoor Durga Devi Temple

Vengoor Durga Devi temple is located at Vengoor in Ernakulam district, Kerala. The temple is one among the 108 Durga temples in Kerala. The murti of Goddess Durga is nearly 5.5 feet tall including the peedom.

The darshanam of Vengoor Durga Devi temple is towards east. The temple used to participate in the Arattupuzha pooram.

The shrine has a vatta sreekovil – round sanctum sanctorum.

The nine-day annual festival in the temple begins ends on Uthram nakshatra in Meenam month with arattu.

The temple was destroyed by Tipu Sultan and the murti was damaged and was later renovated.

On May 10, 1963 CE (koll varsham 1138 Medam) the damaged murti of Venganoor Devi was replaced with the present murti. It is said that the present murti was retrieved from underground. It was under the earth at Mylakodath Mana, near the temple. The murti is not completely finished.




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