Dakshina Mookambika Temple, North Paravur
Dakshina Mookambika Temple is also known as the Saraswathy Temple and is one of the rare temples dedicated to Goddess Saraswathy (the Goddess for arts and learning) in India and Kerala. Situated in North Paruvur, the leading attraction of this temple is the sanctum that stands in the middle of a lotus pond.
Location : Main Post Office Road, Dist Ernakulam, Kacheripady, North Paravur, Kerala 683513
Gods : Saraswathy
Landmark : The temple is located at North Paravur in Ernakulam district. Aluvan -Paravur road takes straight to this temple. International Air Port is at Nedumbassery, near Aluva, about 18 kms away. he nearest station is at Aluva about 8km. Kochi has 2 stations, Ernakulam Junction and Ernakulam Town.
The ten-day annual festival of Dakshina Mookambiaka Temple in Paruvur is celebrated in Makaram (January–February).
The most important ten-day festival of the Paruvur Dakshina Mookambika Temple is the Navarathri Festival in Kanni (September-October).