Iravimangalam Sri Surya deva temple :

God and Godess :

  • Lord surya deva
  • Lord Sastha
  • Bhagavathi
  • Yaksha

Location :

Iravimangalam Sri Suryadeva Temple
Eravimangalam Temple Road,
Iravimangalam(Village), Muttuchira, Near Kaduthuruthy,
Kottayam district-686613
Kerala.

Timings :

  • Morning – 5 am to 11 am
  • Evening – 5:30 pm to 7 pm

Temple History :

Adityapuram Surya Deva Temple is the only temple in Kerala dedicated to Aditya, the sun god. Believed to have been raised by Marangat Mana, a Brahmin family, this temple is located near Iravimangalam. The idol of the sun god is made of particular type of stone that absorbs oil. It faces the west and said to be in the meditative form. The main ritual performed here is the Abhishekam (bathing of the idol) by oil, followed by water. Rakthachandanam (medicinal sandalwood) is the main prasadam given to the devotees. The first and last Sundays of the Vrischikam (October- November) and Medam (May-June) are considered auspicious and special ceremonies and rituals performed.

Festivals :

  • Vrischikam (October- November)
  • Medam (May-June) 

Ticket price for rituals, darshanams & special sevas :

  • Ada Nivedyam
  • Maha Nivedyam
  • Adithyapooja
  • Rakthachandanamutti Nadakku vekkal
  • Enna Abhishekam
  • Navagraha Pooja
  • Kaavadi Edukkal
  • Bhagavathi Pooja
  • Aadithyahridaya Manthrarchna
  • Vivahasoothraarchana
  • Abhishekam 
  • Udayasthamana pooja

Nearest Temples Around Iravimangalam Sri Surya deva temple :

  • Kuruppanthara Malliyoor Mahaganapathi Temple – Kottayam district – 2.00 km
  • Neendoor Subramanya temple – Kottayam district – 9.00 km
  • Ettumanur Mahadeva temple – Kottayam district – 13.00 km
  • Vaikom Mahadeva temple – Kottayam district – 14.00 km
  • Kumaranalloor Katyayani Devi Temple – Kottayam district – 17.00 km
  • Kidangoor Subramanya Temple – Kottayam district – 20.00 km
  • Manarkadu Bhagavathi Temple – Kottayam district – 24.00 km
  • Varanad Devi Jagadambika temple – Alappuzha district – 24.00 km
  • Cherthala Sri Katyayani Devi Temple – Alappuzha district – 25.00 km
  • Udayamperoor Ameda Temple – Ernakulam district – 29.00 km
  • Chottanikkara Sri Bhagavathi Temple – Ernakulam district – 31.00 km
  • Panachikkadu Saraswathi Devi Temple – Kottayam district – 32.00 km
  • Kanichukulangara Bhagavathi temple – Alappuzha district – 32.00 km
  • Thuravur Sri Narasimha and Sudarshana Temple – Alappuzha district – 36.00 km
  • Mamala Bhagavathi Temple – Ernakulam district – 37.00 km
  • Mullakkal Rajarajeswari Temple – Alappuzha district – 40.00 km
  • Perunna Subramanya Temple – Kottayam district – 41.00 km
  • Anicadu Thiruvumplavi Mahadeva temple – Ernakulam district – 45.00 km
  • Palluruthy Sri Dhanwanthari Temple – Ernakulam district – 48.00 km
  • Thiruvalla Sree Vallabha Temple – Pathanamthitta district – 49.00 km
  • Edappally Mahaganapathi temple – Ernakulam district – 49.00 km
  • Methala Kallil Bhagavathi Temple – Ernakulam district – 51.00 km
  • Chirakkadavu Mahadeva temple – Kottayam district 51.00 km
  • Kaviyoor Mahadeva temple Pathanamthitta district – 52.00 km
  • Thiruvanvandoor Mahavishnu Temple – Alappuzha district – 55.00 km
  • Aluva Thiruviranikkulam mahadeva temple – Ernakulam district – 55.00 km
  • Chengannur Mahadeva temple – Alappuzha district – 56.00 km
  • Chelamattom Sri Krishna Temple – Ernakulam district – 58.00 km
  • Thottuva Dhanvanthari Moorthi temple – Ernakulam district – 62.00 km
  • Kaladi Srikrishna Temple – Ernakulam district – 63.00 km
  • Erumeli Sri Dharmasastha and Petta Sasthavu Temples – Kottayam district – 65.00 km
  • Manjapra Karppillikavu mahadeva temple – Ernakulam district – 66.00 km
  • Paravoor Dakshina Mookambika Temple – Ernakulam district – 66.00 km
  • Chettikulangara Sri Bhagavathi Temple – Alappuzha district – 67.00 km
  • Aranmula Parthasarathi temple – Pathanamthitta district – 69.00 km
  • Haripad Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple – Alappuzha district – 71.00 km
  • Haripad Sri Subramanya Temple – Alappuzha district – 71.00 km
  • Thrikkunnapuzha Kurichikkal Mahadevi temple – Alappuzha district – 73.00 km
  • Nooranad Padanilam Parabrahma Temple – Alappuzha district – 76.00 km
  • Krishnapuram Kurakkavu Bhagavathi temple – Alappuzha district – 78.00 km
  • Pandalam Mahadeva Temple – Pathanamthitta district – 79.00 km
  • Malayalapuzha Bhagavathi Temple – Pathanamthitta district – 82.00 km
  • Kalanjoor Mahadeva Temple – Pathanamthitta district – 101.00 km
  • Sabarimalai Sri Ayyappaswamy Temple – Pathanamthitta district – 111.00 km
  • Punnapra Aravukad Sreedevi temple – Alappuzha district – 158.00 km

Nearest Bus Stations :

  • Arunoottimangalam – 6.00 km
  • Vaikom – 12.00 km
  • Elanji / Ilanji – 14.00 km
  • Ettumanoor – 17.00 km
  • Kottayam – 28.00 km
  • Cherthala – 30.00 km

Nearest Railwaystations :

  • Vaikom Road – 1.00 km
  • Kaduthuruthy – 4.00 km
  • Kuruppumthara – 8.00 km
  • Kottayam – 26.00 km
  • Cherthala – 34.00 km

Nearest Airports :

  • Cochin International Airport,Cochin/kochi – 62.00 km
  • Calicut International Airport,Kozhikode – 212.00 km
  • Coimbatore International Airport,Coimbatore – 230.00 km
  • Madurai Airport,Madurai, Tamil Nadu – 266.00 km
  • Kannur International Airport, Kannur. 302.00 km
  • Tiruchirapally International Airport, Trichy – 358.00 km

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