Thykkattu Mahadeva Temple Pooja Fee Details:
In the morning, the Poojakan first awakens the deity, opens the door, lights the lamps, and performs Abhishekam, Malar Nivedyam, Usha Nivedyam, morning Pooja, Pantheeradi Pooja (when the shadow lengthens to 12 steps), Noon Pooja, Sreebali along with any of the Poojas, Pradosha Pooja (evening Pooja, if normally practiced in that temple), Athaazha (night meals) Pooja, Athaazha Sreebali and Thruppuka. See the Fee Details of poojas below.
RUDRABHISHEKAM – Rs. 30000/-
UDAYASTHAMANA POOJA – Rs. 25000/-
PRASADA OOTTU- Rs. 15000/-
MAHA GANAPATHI HOMAM – Rs.10001/-
POO MOODAL – Rs. 7000/-
101 KARIKKU ABHISHEKAM – Rs. 5000/-
1001 KUDAM DHAARA – Rs. 5000/-
SREE RUDRAM DHAARA – Rs. 4500/-
ASHTAABHISHEKAM – Rs. 3000/-
MAHA MRUTHYUNJAYA HOMAM – Rs. 3000/-
NAVAGRAHA POOJA- Rs. 3000/-
POURNAMI POOJA – Rs. 1000/-
MANGALYA POOJA – Rs. 1000/-
ORU DIVASATHE POOJA – Rs. 1000/-
MRUTHYUNJAYA HOMAM – Rs. 500/-
ASHTA DRAVYA GANAPATHI HOMAM – Rs. 500/-
101 KUDAM DHAARA- Rs. 301/-
BHAGAVATH SEVA – Rs. 250/-
UMA MAHESWARA POOJA – Rs. 200/-
PRADOSHA POOJA – Rs. 150/-
GANAPATHI HOMAM – Rs. 100/-
AAYILYA POOJA Rs. 100/-
Poojakal / Poojas:
Pooja is the core of worshiping God, in a Thaanthric sense. It’s purpose, in essence, is to propitiate the eternal and boundless God in any of it’s manifestations (Siva, Vishnu, Durga etc.) by bringing or invoking one of the desired forms to the Poojakan’s (Poojaari’s) presence, and giving a general royal reception through various oblations and offerings (clothes, decorations, feast etc.), accompanied by chanting of hymns and Manthrams. It is an aspect of Karma Yogam.
Udayayaasthaman Pooja – Rs. 25000/-
Oru Divasathe Pooja – Rs. 1000/-
Oru Nerathe Pooja – Rs. 500/-
Vaahana Pooja – Rs. 150/-
Rahu Pooja – Rs. 150/-
Ayilyam Pooja – Rs. 100/-
Dhakshina Moorthi Pooja – Rs. 20/-
Homangal / Homa:
These are very powerful vedic procedure or ritual and mantra chanting is one of its essential components. The homam is designed to invoke and implore at least one deity to be helpful in restoring health and the environmental balance. In reality, it is the only way to cleanse the body, mind and atman together to ignite soul power. Homams are part of actions to remove your negative karma and co-create your future positive Karma. The priest required particulars like Name, Gothra, star, rasi details for personalising the effect.
Maha Ganapathy Homam – Rs. 10001/-
Mrithyunjaya Homam – Rs. 500/-
Ashta Dravya Ganapathy Homam – Rs. 500/-
Ganapathy Homam – Rs. 100/-
Vilakku / Lamp:
Deepam or kodivilakku (lighted Lamp) is offered to Deity for Thejas. There are various forms of Vilakku that can be lighted and offered to God.
Chuttu Vilakku – Rs. 10000/-
Ney Vilakku – Rs. 30/-
Pinvilakku – Rs. 10/-
Munvilakku – Rs. 10/-
Process of offering of flowers to deity accompanied by chanting all the Manthrams that are hitherto used for Pooja.
Shaneeshwara Pushpanjali – Rs. 40/-
Koovala ila pushpanjali Rs. 30/-
Sahasra Naama Pushpanjali – Rs. 30/-
Rudhra Sooktha Pushpanjali – Rs. 30/-
Purusha Sooktha Pushpanjali – Rs. 30/-
Vaisakha Mala Manthra Pushpanjali – Rs. 30/-
Kubera Manthra Pushpanjali – Rs. 30/-
Koovala ila Pushpanjali – Rs. 30/-
Vidya Sooktha Pushpanjali Rs. 25/-
Bhagya Sooktha Pushpanjali Rs. 20/-
Uma Maheshwara Pushpanjali Rs. 20/-
Shathru Dosha Nivaarana Pushpanjali – Rs. 20/-
Mrityunjaya Pushpanjali – Rs. 20/-
Varaaha Manthra Pushpanjali – Rs. 20/-
Ahora Pushpanjali – Rs. 20/-
Saraswathi Manthra Pushpanjali – Rs. 20/-
Ikyamatya Pushpanjali – Rs. 20/-
Pushpanjali Rs. 10/-
Naivedyam are the offerings made to God during the Pooja, chanting “Nivedyam samarppayami…”, It is a symbol of our self surrender before God. Nivedyams could be the grains,sweets, milk,curd,ghee,honey,fruits etc.
Ellu Nivedyam – Rs. 100/-
Thidapilli Nivedyam – Rs. 75/-
Vella Nivedyam – Rs. 30/-
Rice is believed to be the primary offering to God. It is offered in the form of Paayasams. hand pounded short grain rice,called as Unakkalari,(considered to be the most aristocratic of rice varieties!)is used for preparing temple offerings.
Pizhinju Payasam – Rs. 250/-
Paal Payasam – Rs. 100/-
Koottu Payasam – Rs. 100/-
Ney Payasam – Rs. 100/-
Padmamittu Rekshasinu Thidapilly Pal Payasam – Rs. 100/-
Ellu payasam – Rs. 100/-
It is believed that the divine chaitanya flows from the deity towards us in a serpentine fashion. Hence offer the namaskaram at about 30 degrees angle and not facing the sanctum sanctorum. It is better to do the namaskaram facing the north.
Namaskaaram – Rs. 50/-
Koottu Namaskaram – Rs. 50/-
Pithir Namaskaaram – Rs. 50/-
Aadithya Namaskaram – Rs. 50/-
Abhishekam, is conducted by priests, by pouring libations on the image of the deity being worshipped, amidst the chanting of mantras. Usually, offerings such as milk, yogurt, ghee, honey, Panchaamrutam, Sesame oil, rosewater, sandalwood paste may be poured among other offerings depending on the type of abhishekam being performed. This ritual is routinely performed in most Hindu and Jain temples.
Paal Abhishekam – Rs. 75/-
Shank Abhishekam – Rs. 60/-
Other Poojas and Fee Details:
Deeparadhana – Rs. 650/-
Chandanam Charthal – Rs. 250/-
Niramaala – Rs. 150/-
Appam (9) – Rs. 100/-
Thulaabharam – Rs. 100/-
Noorum Paalum – Rs. 100/-
Choroonu – Rs. 100/-
Thalichu Koda – Rs. 75/-
Ottayappam – Rs. 50/-
Pasu Padhartdha Thrayanbakam – Rs. 40/-
Karuka Maala – Rs. 20/-
Dhaara – Rs. 20/-
Koovala Maala – Rs. 20/-
Adima – Rs. 20/-
Thrimadhuram – Rs. 10/-
Ponnyaham – Rs. 10/-
Thykkattu Mahadeva Temple Pooja FAQ:
1. When is Thiruvathira oottu performed?
On Thiruvathira days, Thiruvathira oottu is performed.
2. When are Dhaara and Pradhosha poojas performed?
On Pradhosham days, Dhaara and Pradhosha poojas are performed.
3. When are Ayillya poojas performed?
On Ayillyam days, Ayillya poojas are performed.
Thykkattu Mahadeva Temple Timings:
Morning: 5.00 AM to 10.30 AM
Evening: 5.00 PM to 8.00 PM
Thykkattu Mahadeva Temple Address:
Thaikattu Sri Mahadeva Temple
Kochi – 682028
Phone: +91- 484- 2805986