Mannarasala temple timings, vazhipadu details, images, contact info etc
mannarasala temple vazhipadu details – Sree Nagaraja Temple
Mannarasala temple is located in harippad,alappuzha district.the principal deity nagaraja enshrined here,there are different stories can be hearing the origin f the temple although here is the protective area of ecosystem,because many creatures reserved here especially snakes.snakes are worshiped here. The two main idols are nagaraja or the serpent king and his consort, Sarpayakshini.There is a former mother belong to this temple,she was brahmin lady,she had done the nagapooja.now the nagapooja leaded by valiya amma uma devi antharjanam. mannarasala ayilyam is a special festival here the snakes appeared to accept the offerings noorum palum.
Vazhupadu – Pooja List
The main offering here is the uruli kamazthu which made of bronze or brass for having children.nilavarapayasam is an offering people who want anything and the temple is famous for recovering from ill and attain best health salt,turmeric,pepper,mustard and green peas offerings can done for health,silk grains and divine ornaments can dedicate to the deities here for education prosperity and famme.temple openings all days of the week 5.30 am to 12 pm and evening timing from 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm.
The ayilyam day in Tulam, Kanni and Kumbham months in the Malayalam calendar and the Mahasivarathri are celebrated here.sarpam pattu or serpant song is unique peculiarity of this temple this festival celebrated once in a fourty one year,conducting sarpam pattu needs large effort and time.The year after the sarpam pattu is celebrated Pallippana.pulasarpam pattu is dedicated in all year in pulakkavu,kavumattam process is to shift the location of the serpants,in old days mannarasala known that mannariya salt the name reduced as mannarasala.
The contact information is Mannara shala sree nagaraja Temple,Mannarasala Dewaswom,Mannarasala P.O, Haripad, Kerala, India,Tel +91 479 2160300, 2413214 ,Email: [email protected],the nearest bus stand is in harippad and the railway stations are mavelikkara,harippad and kayamkulam.various private bus services and rikshas directly to reach the temple.the nearby temple from here is the haripad sree subrahmanya swami temple is popularly known as southern palani.