Peruvaram Mahadeva Temple is a famous Hindu temple located in North Paravur, a town in the Ernakulam district of the Indian state of Kerala. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is considered one of the most ancient temples in the region.
Overall, the Temple is a significant cultural and religious landmark in North Paravur, and a must-visit for anyone interested in exploring the rich history and heritage of Kerala.
Mahadeva temple celebrates an annual festival of ten days which begins with flag hoisting. The nineth day is most auspicious. On this afternoon, a spectacular procession is conducted. Nine majestic elephants in glittering ornaments and colorful parasols array in the temple compound. Panchavadyam adds vibrancy and fervour to the occasion. Duing the festival days, Kathakali, Ottanthullal, Chakyarkoothu, etc. and Kurathiyattom are performed.
The temple hosts several festivals and celebrations throughout the year, the most prominent of which is the Mahashivaratri festival.
About Peruvaram Mahadeva Temple
Built in a vast area of land, this huge temple hosts both the deities Lord Siva and Goddess Parvathy in one Srikovil. Pradosham and Sivarathri are the most important days on which special Poojas are conducted. The priest of this temple has to observe highly esteemed rites to offer prayers as Lord Shiva is associated with power and anger. Any small fault may arouse him which may lead to destruction. Not only the priest, but all the devotees are also expected to follow the rules while entering the Srikovil for worship.
Four small temples of Shri Raman, Hanuman, Shri Krishna and Ayyappa are near it. The annual festival is conducted during Medam month that falls in April and May. This rich temple conducts several cultural programmes during this period and most renowned artists are being ushered to deliver a grand treat to
Under the reign of gods, Paravur town pours endless blessings upon its subjects. This serene and green land dispenses everyone the feel of god’s presence everywhere with all the divine songs and hymns flowing from these ethereal temples.
How to Reach Peruvaram Sree Mahadeva temple
Nearest Town/Landmark/ Junction : North Paravur – 1.5 km
Nearest Bus station Peruvaram : Bus Stop – 260 M
Nearest Railway station : Aluva Railway Station – 15.5 Km
Nearest Airport : Cochin International Airport – 19.1 Km
Peruvaram Sree Mahadeva temple Link Rd, North Paravur – 683513 Contact: North Paravur Municipality Location Map
Phone: +91- 474-2512340