Mullakkal Rajarajeswari Temple

About Mullakkal Rajarajeswari Temple:

Mullakkal temple, also known as Mullakkal Rajarajeswari temple or Mullakkal Bhagawathi temple is situated in the land of backwaters, Alappuzha district, Kerala. The temple is built in a grand Kerala style. Goddess Durga is the main deity. The other deities of the temple include Lord Hanuman, Lord Ganesha, Lord Krishna, Lord Ayyappa, Nagaraja, and the Navagraha [the nine planets]. The temple is believed to be almost 500 years old.

There are a number of festivals celebrated in the temple, the biggest one being the Mullakkal Chirappuwhich falls during the months of November – December. The festival lasts for 41 days and the last 11 days of the festival are called Chirappu. The last two days are considered the most special and sacred and so the festival is celebrated in a grand manner with elephant processions, firework displays and other cultural programmes. One of the other important festivals celebrated here is the Navarathrifestival during the month of October.

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A place of worship and Ancient place
Best Time to Visit: December, January, Winter, February, March, Spring, April, May, June, July, Summer, August, September, Autumn, October, November, Monsoon
Location: Alappuzha, Kerala, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: Cochin International Airport

The nearest Airport Cochin International Airport . We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Cochin International Airport to Mullakkal Rajarajeswari Temple is 82.5kms

Railway Station: Alappuzha Railway Station

The nearest Railway station Alappuzha Railway Station . We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Alappuzha Railway Station to Mullakkal Rajarajeswari Temple is 4kms

Bus Stand: Alappuzha KSRTC Bus Stand

The nearest Bus Stand is Alappuzha KSRTC Bus Stand . We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Alappuzha KSRTC Bus Stand to Mullakkal Rajarajeswari Temple is 1kms

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