Pazhanchira Devi Temple
Pazhanchira Devi Temple is a Hindu temple situated between Ambalathara, Thiruvananthapuram and Paravankunnu, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. It is about 6 kilometres to the southeast of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram city.The abode of Sree Pazhanchira Devi Temple is one of the most ancient temple, almost 700 years old and was installed by a Siddhayogi who worshipped the Devi. Gradually this place was converted into a temple and there a place was given to the Yogi on the western side of the Sree Kovil. A kavu (small forest patch) which houses the serpent Gods is common in Travancore, which preserves the beauty and atmosphere gifted by nature. The temple has been recently renovated with a new chuttambalam which is an excellent example of Kerala Vasthu Vidya and temple architecture in the new age.
Location : Ambalathara, Manacaud, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695026
Gods : Bhagavathy
Landmark : Nearest railway station is Thiruvananthapuram Central, around 5 km away. Nearest airport is Thiruvananthapuram International Airport, around 6 km away. The famous Attukal Bhagavathi temple is 3 km away from pazhanchira and Sree Alukadu Devi Temple is 1.5km away