The oldest temple in malappuram district
Location : Ayyappankavu Temple, Anthiyoorkunnu, P O Pulikkal Malappuram District
Gods : Ayyappa, Siva & Bhuvaneswori Devi
Landmark : Air : Calicut International Air Port is at Karipur, near Kondotty, about 2 km away from Pulikkal, Malappuram District. Rail :The nearest station is at Feroke railway station about 6.4 kms; Road : KSRTC Central Bus station is near the Calicut. There are plenty of private buses available for travel from calicut to other cities.
Chingam Thiruvonam is celebrated in the temple with Thiruvonam feast - Thiruvappa Nivedyam. Kanni Navarathri aghosham is a famous festival,which attracts large number of devotees. On Vijayadasami day of the Navarathri ulsavam, Vidyarambham is conducted. Babies of 3 to 6 age group are initiated to the three R's- Reading, Writing and Arithmetic in the presence of Devi SARASWATHY. Durgashtami, Mahanavami and Vijayadasami are very important. Vrishchika The Vrishchicka Mandala mahotsavam (festival) is celebrated during the entire period of mandalam season.Daily Bhajana, Naama japam etc are conducted. During this month,Aghanda Namam & Aganda Pushpanjali is conducted this month. Meenam Predishta Dinagoshm in Aswothi Nakshatram in Meena masam. Medam On the Vishu day, there will be Vishukani, Karkitakam Ramayana masam (Ramayana Month) is celebrated during this period. Daily puranam reading (Ramayanam, Bhagavatham, etc.,) daily Bhagavathi Seva and GanapathiHomam, is conducted -