Erumeli Sri Dharmasastha and petta sastha temple :

God and Godess :

  • Lord Sree Dharma Sasthavu
  • Petta sasthavu

Location :

Erumeli Sri Dharmasastha and Petta Sasthavu Temples,
Kochambalam, Erumely south, Erumely,
Kottayam district – 686509
Kerala.

Timings :

5AM to 8PM

Temple History :

Erumely Sree Dharmasastha Temple is a traditional Hindu temple located in Erumely town in Kottayam district in the Indian state of Kerala. The temple is dedicated to Lord Ayyappa or Dharmasastha. It is an important meeting place for Sabarimala pilgrims. There are two temples in Erumely town. This temple is known as Valiyambalam and the other one is Kochambalam. Both the temples are situated within 0.5 km (0.31 mi).

The famous Erumely Pettathullal during Sabarimala pilgrimage is performed near the Valiyambalam and Kochambalam. Pilgrims have the necessary facilities like accommodation, food, and water at this temple, provided by Travancore Devaswom Board. ‘Tazhmon Mutt’ holds the tantric rights of the temple.

Festivals :

  • Makaravilakku(January)
  • Mandalapooja(November)

Ticket price for rituals, darshanams & special sevas :

  • Archana
  • Abhishekam
  • Ksheerabhishekam
  • Sahasranamarchana

Nearest Temples Around Erumeli Sri Dharmasastha and petta sastha temple :

Chirakkadavu Mahadeva temple – Kottayam district – 15.00 km
Malayalapuzha Bhagavathi Temple – Pathanamthitta district – 30.00 km
Aranmula Parthasarathi temple – Pathanamthitta district – 32.00 km
Kaviyoor Mahadeva temple – Pathanamthitta district – 36.00 km
Thiruvalla Sree Vallabha Temple – Pathanamthitta district – 41.00 km
Kidangoor Subramanya Temple – Kottayam district – 41.00 km
Manarkadu Bhagavathi Temple – Kottayam district – 41.00 km
Chengannur Mahadeva temple – Alappuzha district – 42.00 km
Sabarimalai Sri Ayyappaswamy Temple – Pathanamthitta district – 46.00 km
Panachikkadu Saraswathi Devi Temple – Kottayam district – 47.00 km
Perunna Subramanya Temple – Kottayam district – 47.00 km
Pandalam Mahadeva Temple – Pathanamthitta district – 47.00 km
Thiruvanvandoor Mahavishnu Temple – Alappuzha district – 48.00 km
Ettumanur Mahadeva temple – Kottayam district – 49.00 km
Kumaranalloor Katyayani Devi Temple – Kottayam district – 50.00 km
Kalanjoor Mahadeva Temple – Pathanamthitta district – 52.00 km
Neendoor Subramanya temple – Kottayam district – 55.00 km
Nooranad Padanilam Parabrahma Temple – Alappuzha district – 56.00 km
Chettikulangara Sri Bhagavathi Temple – Alappuzha district – 62.00 km
Kuruppanthara Malliyoor Mahaganapathi Temple – Kottayam district – 62.00 km
Iravimangalam Sri Suryadeva Temple – Kottayam district – 65.00 km
Haripad Sri Subramanya Temple – Alappuzha district – 66.00 km
Haripad Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple – Alappuzha district – 66.00 km
Krishnapuram Kurakkavu Bhagavathi temple – Alappuzha district – 72.00 km
Mullakkal Rajarajeswari Temple – Alappuzha district – 72.00 km
Thrikkunnapuzha Kurichikkal Mahadevi temple – Alappuzha district – 76.00 km
Varanad Devi Jagadambika temple – Alappuzha district – 77.00 km
Cherthala Sri Katyayani Devi Temple – Alappuzha district – 78.00 km
Vaikom Mahadeva temple – Kottayam district – 78.00 km
Kanichukulangara Bhagavathi temple – Alappuzha district – 85.00 km
Thuravur Sri Narasimha and Sudarshana Temple – Alappuzha district – 89.00 km

Nearest Bus Stations :

  • Erumeli South – 0.20 km
  • Kanjirappally – 15.00 km
  • Erattupetta – 30.00 km
  • pathanamthitta – 32.00 km
  • Pala / Palai – 39.00 km
  • Thiruvalla – 44.00 km

Nearest Railwaystations :

  • Station Name – Distance (in KM)
  • Changanasseri – 44.00 km
  • Kottayam – 48.00 km

Nearest Airports :

  • Airport Name – Distance (in KM)
  • Cochin International Airport,Cochin/kochi – 108.00 km
  • Madurai Airport,Madurai – 217.00 km
  • Calicut International Airport,Kozhikode – 257.00 km
  • Coimbatore International Airport,Coimbatore – 275.00 km
  • Tiruchirapally International Airport, Trichy – 309.00 km
  • Kannur International Airport, Kannur – 366.00 km

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