Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Amma bless
you and your family!
Welcome to the Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple. It is the
most important Temple among the 393 shrines spread over
3 Districts of Kerala and coming under the administration
of Cochin Devaswom Board. The Divine Mother known as Rajarajeswari
(Adiparasakthi) is worshipped here in three forms Saraswathy
in the morning, Lakshmi at noon and Durga in the evening.
There is an Idol of Mahavishnu on the same pedestal and
so the Deity is called Ammenarayana, Devinarayana, Lakshminarayana
and Bhadrenarayana also. Along with Lakshmi & Narayana
there are idols of Brahma, Siva, Ganapathi (Ganesh), Subramanya
and Sastha on the same pedestal.
Apart from the main deity, the temple complex consists of
Kizhukkavu Bhagavathy temple, temples for Sastha, Siva,
Ganapathi, Nagas and other Upa-Devas. The pleasant atmosphere
in the temple give mental peace and harmony to devotees.