Kavinpuram Devi Temple
Kavinpuram Devi Temple is located in the South Indian state of Kerala, near the towns of Pala and Ramapuram in Kottayam district. It is unique among the temples of India as its main idol features both Lord Shiva and his wife Parvati. Typically, a Hindu temple has individual idols for Shiva and Parvati located separately within it. The joint idol of Kavinpuram makes it a rarity in India.
Location : Kavinpuram Devi Temple, Ezhacherry, Kerala State - 686574
Gods : Lord shiva,Parvathi
Landmark : Ramapuram is 7 kms from Kollapally. Buses, auto-rickshaws and taxis are available almost all the time to reach the temple. The nearest rail head is the Kottayam Railway station at a distance of 35 kms from the temple. The nearest airport is the Cochin International Airport at a distance of 68 kms from the temple.
The main festival of the temple is celebrated on the 12th and 13th days of the month Dhanu in the native calendar. It usually falls in the month of December. The principal attraction at this festival is the Kavinpuram Thalappoli.
Other festivals celebrated by the temple like Pongala and Naranga Vilakku. These are celebrated in the month of Vrischikom.