Edapally Ganapathi temple
Edapally Maha Ganapathi temple is well known as Edappally Kovilakam Temple, The Mahaganapathy Temple is one of the most important Ganapathy temples in the state visited by devotees from all over the state. This is the part of Edappaly Rajas. The deity here is the patron deity of the Edappally Royal Family. The Temple is constructed at the Middle of the forecourts of Edappally Swaroopam and faces to east. It is situated near Edappilly High School Bus Stop. Visiting time in the morning is between 5.00 and 7.30AM. The members of Edappally royal family worship after these hours, since it is their family temple. During the evening time also the temple is kept opened.
Location : Edapally Mahaganapathy Temple, Edapally Palace, Kochi, Ernakulam District, Kerala.
Gods : Lord Ganesha
Landmark : Airport Cochin (Kochi) International Airport at Nedumbassery is 25 km away. Railways Railway stations are Edappally, Ernakulam North or Ernakulam Junction, depending on the train. Most trains stop at either Ernakulam North or Ernakulam Junction. Road Kerala is directly connected by road tosome of the neighbouring states of South India like Karnataka, Tamil Naduand Andhra Pradesh. National Highway no.47, 17, 49, and an expanded system of metalled roads connect Kerala to the rest of the country. Buses, tourist taxis, and autos are the main modes of road transport.
No enormous celebration is connected with Edapally Mahaganapathy Temple. The Udayasthamana Pooja (morning to evening religious ceremonies) in this sanctuary is exceptionally popular.