Dedicated to Goddess Durga, this is an important pilgrim centre in Malappuram district of Kerala. The annual Pooram festival celebrated in March /April attracts large numbers of devotees. A unique custom here is the arrival of Vellathiri in the Pooram ground to give audience to the Malayankutty, the headman of the Pana tribal community. Kalampattu is an important offering here. Mangalya pooja, Rigveda laksharchana and Chandattam are other important poojas.