Mullakkal Rajeshwari TempleCurrently Closed
- Address: Mullackal Rd, Mullakkal, Alappuzha, Kerala 688011 , Alleppey, India
- Timings: 05:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
Located in the heart of the city, this temple is one of the popular holy shrine of Alappuzha city. The name ‘Mullakkal’ means ‘Jasmine Flower’ in Malayalam. History says that Goddess Raja Rajeshwari (the other name of Goddess Durga) appeared at this spot to take care of this jasmine flower. That’s why, this temple is dedicated to Goddess Durga.
Two major Hindu festivals are celebrated in this temple – Navratri and the Thaipooyakavadi. The last two days of Navratri is said to be the most important days of the festival. On this day, a colourful processions with nine elephants take place. Along with this, cultural programmes like Ottanthullal and Kathakali are staged in the temple’s premise. Thousands of devotees come here to watch this grand celebration.
So, if you plan to visit this temple, plan your trip around Navratri to watch this festival.
- Follow common Hindu rituals like leaving your shoes outside the temple.
- Pay respect to the Hindu rituals followed within the temple.
- Observe absolute silence inside the temple.
- Make sure your visit doesn’t disturb other worshippers.
- Entry is free.
- Nearby Bus Stop: Kallupalam Bus Stop
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3.89% of people who visit Alleppey include Mullakkal Rajeshwari Temple in their plan
05 AM - 06 AM
81.55% of people start their Mullakkal Rajeshwari Temple visit around 05 AM - 06 AM
1 Hr 30 Minutes
People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Mullakkal Rajeshwari Temple
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