Chengannur Mahadeva Temple
Chengannur Mahadevar Temple is one of the oldest and famous temple, situated in Allappuzha dist. (Kerala).Lord Shiva and Parvathi Devi are the main investitures of this temple. Differing from other temples, there are two main Shrines in this temple.
Location : It is 117kms north of state capital Thiruvananthapuram on the Main Central Road (MC Road). Chengannur Mahadeva Temple is only 1 km away from both Railway Station and KSRTC Bus Stand.
Gods : Lord shiva,Parvathi
Landmark : Chengannur situates at the extreme east part of Alappuzha district. It lies between Thiruvalla and Pandalam in MC Road and between Thiruvalla and Mavelikkara in Railway line.
Festivals : Main Festival (Varshikotsavam) : The 28 Days long Annual festival is the specialty of this temple. Shivaratri : Shivrathri is another important festival of this temple. Shivrathri is an important day for all devotees of lord Shiva. A large crowd assembles here in this festival. Thulasamkrama Neyyattu (Ghee Abhishekam) Chitra Pournami
Offerings : Payasam 1/4 Liter Aravana Vella Nivedyam 1/4 Liter Appam Palpayasam 1/4 Liter Thrimadhuram