Anandeshwaram Mahadeva Temple
Anandeswaram Sree Mahadeva Kshethram is one of the oldest temple in the Pandanad village. It is located at Pandanad in Chengannur taluk of Alappuzha district in the south Indian state of Kerala. The temple is situated about 6 km west of Chengannur, and 4 km east of Mannar.Anandeswaram Sree Mahadeva Kshethram is a Hindu temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple was earlier on the bank of the river Pampa. It was destroyed by the changed direction of the flow of the river.The deity was replaced to a nearby place where it is known as Anandeswaram Mahadeva Kshethram by Vanjipuzha Madom who was the former owner of the temple.
Location : Thottappally, Purakkad, Kerala 688561
Gods : Lord Shiva
Landmark : The temple is situated about 6 km west of Chengannur, and 4 km east of Mannar.
Maha Shivarathri : The major festival is Maha Shivarathri which takes place during the month of Kumbham.
Sapthaha Yajnam : Each year Sapthaham celebrates for 7 days with worships and food for devotees.
Navaha Yajnam : Each year Navaha Yajnam celebrates for 9 days with worships and food for devotees.
Parayeduppu : The Parayeduppu is happening in the festival season, before to the Maha Shivarathri. Mahadeva is visiting to the homes of the people in Pandanad area.