Panakkattodil Devi Temple
Panakkattodil devi temple is an ancient and famous Hindu devi temple in South Kerala, located in Chavara Thekkumbhagom in Kollam District. There is no historical evidence available for the origin of this temple. But believe it as 1000 years old. Once a rover Brahmin youngster reached at Chavara Thekkumbhagom. He met a skilled carpenter called Koyippurathu Nambeesan Aasari. They planned to build a temple in Chavara Thekkumbhagom. Nambeesan Aasari built base structure of the temple, then the Brahmin youngster evoke Bhadrakali to this temple and adored. After that various parts of the temples had built and numerous devotees reach to the temple.
Location : Panakkattodil Devi Temple Thekkumbhagam, Kerala 691584
Gods : Bhagavathy
Landmark : Air : Trivandrum International airport (70 km) is the nearest airport. Rail : Nearest and main railway station is Kollam Railway Station (12 km). Bus : Nearest Bus Station is Kollam (12 km) and Karunagappally (15 km)
The major festivals celebrated annually include Ram Navmi, Janmashtami, Shivratri, Holi, Ganesh Chaturthi and Diwali.