Dhanwanthari Temple located in Nelluvai village in Thrissur dist, Kerala – on the way from Wadakanchery to Erumapetty. Lord Dhanwanthari is referred to as the God of Physicians, and even now modern physicians before enytering into their profession, have been performing Bhajans in the temple. Kochi Devaswom Board directly took over the temple administration from 1st May 1979.
Swargavathil Ekadashi is the main festival here which happens during the Malayalam month of Dhanu. Mukkudi Nivedyam is given to devotees, which is a medicine specially prepared.
Nelluvai Dhanwanthari Temple Timings
Morning Darshan and Puja Time
5:00 AM – Opeing of Temple
6:00 AM – Usha pooja
8:00 AM – Pandeeradi pooja
10:30 AM – Uchapooja
Temple will be closed from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Evening Darshan and Puja Time
5:00 PM – Temple opens for evening poojas
6:00 PM – Deeparadhana
7:30 PM – Athazha Pooja
8:00 PM – Closing of Temple
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church (or simply known as Kundannur Church), is located in Kundannur (Thrissur dist, Kerala) on the way from Wadakanchery to Erumapetty. The church is around 21 km from Thrissur via Kumbalangad or around 26 km via Attathara. The Parish at Kundannur was established in 1856. This parish is now under Wadakanchery Forane. This beautiful church that you see now is rebuilt on 2004. Thirunal is celebrated on October 19th and 20th every year.