Adi Parasakthi Devasthanam
These are various ways to reach the temple.
From Kottayam town, proceed through Kottayam Kumali Road (KK road)
and pass through Kodungoor junction and turn to Manimala and then
proceed towards Erumeli in about 6 kms. Kodungoor is about five
kilometers from the 14th mile location known as Pampadi.
Manimala is 15 Kilometers from Kodungoor. After 6 KM from Manimala,
you will reach Platheri on Erumeli route. Mukkada junction comes one
kilometer after Platheri, which is the entry point of Harrison
estate. Once you travel 4 Kms from here, the road forks one to
Estate bungalow and the other towards Erumeli. Water fall is one
Kilometer towards Erumeli on the right hand side, deep below the
From Changanacherry, temple can be reached through Karukachal route
(20 kms). 18 kilometers to Manimala, 6 kms to platheri, 1 Km to
Mukkada and follow the route as described above.
Nearest hotel location will be at Erumeli. Postal Address is
Kanakappalam P. O. Erumeli.
Since there are five water falls, this place is known as Anchukuzhi.
History links these five ponds to “pancha pandavas”. It is also
established that this Devi was sent by Lord Krishna to protect the
Pancha Pandavas during their “Vanavas”.
Devotees from distant locations can write to the manger at the
following address for any offerings they want to be done on their
behalf. Cost of the Pooja can be remitted through regular Postal
Kanakappalam P. O.