At a separation of only 100 meters from the fundamental sanctuary of Sabarimala, Malikappurathu Amma Temple otherwise called Malikapuram Temple is a blessed sanctuary devoted to Malikappurathu. As indicated by Puranas, The Raja of Pandalam sent Ayyappa to a renowned combative techniques school amid his adolescence. Ruler Ayyappa has aced every single military craftsmanship amid this period.
The youthful little girl of Ayyappa's hand to hand fighting show experienced passionate feelings for Ayyappa. She asked for Lord Ayyappa to acknowledge her as spouse. In any case, Ayyappan planned to be a lone wolf and offered here a seat at Sabarimala, and she came be known as Malikappurathu Amma. Ayyappan guaranteed her that, if there is no Kanni Ayyappan First time travelers going to Sabarimala any year then he would wed her. It is a custom that each Ayyappan stores Saram bolt of delicate wood as a sign of their entry.