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Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple

Chottanikkarai Bhagavathi Temple

The Chottanikkara BhagavathyTemple (சோட்டனிக்கரை) is a famous temple of the Hindu mother goddess Bhagawati. 
Chottanikkara BhagavathyTemple
The temple is located near Ernakulam in the southern Indian state of Kerala and is one of the most popular temples in the state and in terms of temple architecture,this temple stands out to be an ultimate testmonial for the ancient vishwakarma sthapathis (wooden sculpture) in sculpting this temple along with Sabarimala. 
Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Devi Temple
Bhagawati Amman Temple in Chottanikkara
Chottanikkara Temple Shop Vinayaka
Chottanikkarai Bhagavathy Amman Temple
Bhagawati is one of the most popular deities in the area, Chottanikkara Devi is worshipped at the temple, in three different forms: as Saraswati in the morning, draped in white; as Lakshmi at noon, draped in crimson; and as Durga in the evening, decked in blue. Lord Shiva is also worshiped at the temple. People suffering from mental illnesses commonly visit the temple, as Bhagawati is thought to cure her devotees. One should not miss the 'Guruthi Pooja' in the 'Keezhkkaavu' temple at Chottanikkara. This is a ritual done at late evening to invoke the goddess. Earlier 'Guruthi Pooja' was done only on Fridays. But nowadays, it is performed everyday.

பகவதி அம்மனின் மூன்று ரூபங்கள் இந்த கோயிலில் வழிப்படப்படுவது ஒரு குறிப்பிடத்தக்க விசேஷமாகும். அதாவது, காலையில் வெள்ளுடை அணிந்த சரஸ்வதி தேவியாகவும், மதியத்தில் சிவப்பு உடை பூண்ட லட்சுமி தேவியாகவும், மாலையில் நீல நிற ஆடை உடுத்திய துர்க்கா தேவியாகவும் இந்த பகவதி அம்மன் பக்தர்களுக்கு தரிசனம் தருகின்றார்.

Transport Facility : Train - The nearest station is at Ernakulam about 17 km away from Chottanikkara. The two railway stations in Kochi are Ernakulam Junction and Ernakulam Town. Road : KSRTC Central Bus station is near the Ernakulam Junction railway station. There are plenty of private buses available for travel from Ernakulam to other cities.

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