Thrikkunnapuzha Sree Dharmasastha Temple
Thrikkunnappuzha Sree Dharmasastha has an idol that goes back 5000 years. Karthikappally Taluk of Alappuzha is home to this divine abode. The significance of Thrikkunnappuzha Sree Dharmasastha Temple in the pilgrimage realm of Kerala becomes all the more evident at the fact that it is also known as Padinjare Pathinettampadi.
Location : Sree Dharmasastha Temple, Thrikkunnapuzha, Alappuzha, Kerala, India, Pincode – 690515.
Gods : Sascthav
Landmark : The nearest airport is Cochin International Airport. Karuvatta Halt Rail Way Station, Haripad Rail Way Station are the very nearby railway stations to Thrikkunnapuzha. However Alleppey Rail Way Station is major railway station 29 KM near to Thrikkunnapuzha. Thrikkunnappuzha is a small village in the Karthikappally Thaluk of Alappuzha District.
The main festival at Thrikkunnappuzha Sree Dharmasastha temple is observed in the Malayalam month of Vrishchikam. The celebrations are devised in such a way that Aaraattu, the holy bath of the deity on the last day of the festival, usually occurs on the day of Uthram in the month of Vrishchikam.
The most prominent of all offerings at the Thrikkunnappuzha Sree Dharmasastha Temple is the Kalabhaabhishekam. The Udayasthamaya pooja is supposed to require Rs. 24000.