Puliyannoor Mahadeva Temple
Puliyannoor Mahadeva Temple is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, located in the Mutholy Panchayat. The temple is well known as Cheruthil Valuthu i.e. Big among small. The temple was built by Chathamplackal (Nalonnil) Chonar Chettiar and managed by Namboothiri families known as Puliyannoor Oorayma Temple Devaswam. It is situated close to the Kadappattoor temple which sees a flock of pilgrims during the Sabarimala season.
Location : Puliyannoor, Mutholy, Pala Kottayam Kerala 686574
Gods : Lord Shiva. Ganapathi, Yogeeswara, Sastha, Nāga, Krishna, Devi, Yakshiyamma
Landmark : Kottayam is the nearest railway station.
The annual festival is hosted in the Malayalam month of Kumbham (February/March) for eight days. Apart from the annual festival, Vishu, Navratri, Mandala - Makaravilakku and Maha Shivarathri are other important festivals.