Auspicioius Thiruvutsavam (annual pageant from 1-10 Dhanu) and the Mandala Pooja (December) is celebrated together.
Revathy competition: The Celebrated inside the Malayalam month of Makaram, the predominant highlights of this competition is the Therottam or Chariot pageant, Karuppanthullal and Chapparam procession hung on the 9th day of the festival.
Auspicious Mandala Pooja celebrated in this temple
Achankovil Dharma Sasta temple is dedicated to Lord Ayyapa located in Kerala. Holy water from Achankovil Dharma Sasta temple is stronger than any anti-venom that the medical science has ever invented. The injured can either drink the water or put the affected part inside the water and the poison will no longer be effective.
Achankovil Shastha Temple, or the Dharmasastha Temple, is one the various five essential temples dedicated to Lord Ayyappa in Kerala. Lord Ayyappa leads the Grihastha Ashrama life here Lord Ayyapa is depicted as a circle of relatives man or leads married existence right here. he's depicted alongside with his two other halves – Purna and Pushkala. it is believed that the idol right here changed into hooked up via Parashurama.The Achankovil Sastha Temple is well-known for curing poisonous snake bites. The left hand of the idol of Ayyappa at Achankovil Shastha Temple continually holds ‘Chandan’ (sandalwood paste) and Theertha (holy water). The Chandan and Theertha are considered to have medicinal residences to treatment snake bites.
The temple complicated also contains different deities related to the Ayyappa legend. The gala's and rituals held here have robust Tamil roots.