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Nilakal Palliyarakavu Devi Temple


The temple situated in the deep forest 1 KM north of Nilakal and is considered as the mother of Lord Ayyappa. Pilgrims to Sabarimala use to worship the devi who has a maternal mood. Pilgrims use to pray for welfare of the family and mental peace.

Pilgrims use to perform “Irumudi Kettu Nirakal” at this temple after making “Nayattu vili”. There are 3 Poojas at this temple. Main offering is “Aravana Payasam”.