Karthyayani Devi Temple, Cherthala is a popular Hindu sanctuary situated at Cherthala. Iratti and Thadi are the acclaimed vazhipadu, Cherthala pooram is the second renowned pooram in Kerala. Kalabham, in familywise, can be hung on there, kalabham is a renowned vazhipadu. It is trusted that the acclaimed Indian Saint Vilwamangalam Swamiyar blessed Devi in this sanctuary. While he was returning subsequent to sanctifying 'Padmanabha Swamy' at Sree Padmanabha Swamy Temple, Thiruvananthapuram, he saw Devi at this place and sanctified her in this place is the prevalent view.
The god 'Cherthala Karthyayani Devi' is acclaimed as 'Mangalya Dayini' in the sense she gives welfare and thriving to her enthusiasts and evacuates hindrances for the marriage of young ladies. The primary divinity is Karthyayani Devi and the sub god 'Dharma Sastha' who is Ayyappan is additionally having significance in this sanctuary. More often than not in different sanctuaries of Kerala, amid the yearly celebration, 'Aarattu' is a custom held once every year. At Chottanikara Devi Temple Aarattu is held each day amid celebration. At Cherthala Karthyayani Temple 'Aarattu' is held twice consistently amid the yearly celebration. Karthika Star day in the Malayalam month of Vrichikam is additionally all around celebrated. You can visit this place with your friends and family members.