Puthalam Temple


Puthalam in Mahe is an ancient temple of Bhagavathi. Every year there is ‘Thirayattam’ a kind of ancient art with divinity attached to it can be seen during the month of March. Sri Puthalam Bhagavathy Temple in Mahe is a historic one. The legend of the Puthalam Bhagavathi Temple relates the events that occurred during the conflict between the French and Indian armies. Puthalam Bhagavathi Temple is popular among visitors for the festival that takes place in the first fortnight of March. The beautiful performing art form of Kerala – called the Theyyam – is enacted

Photo Gallery

  • puthalam
    Temple- Entrance
  • Puthalam
  • Puthalam Thira Festival
    Puthalam Thira Festival

How to Reach :

By Air

Nearest Airport is Kozhikode which is 87 Km from Mahe

By Train

The nearest railway station is Mahe . Most of the trains from Mangalore ,Puducherry and Thiruvananthapuram had stop here.

By Road

Mahe is well connected with buses from Kozhikode (60 Km) and Kannur (27 km) . There are long route buses to Mahe from Puducherry ,Thirvananthapuram ,Bangalore and Mangalore.