The land of ancient Mamankam, Tirunavaya is south of Tirur. Situated on the banks of Bharathapuzha river; it is a place of historical importance. In olden days, Mamankam a grand assembly of rulers was held once in 12 years here.
Thirunavaya is a place of worship also with three temples of Brahma, Vishnu and Siva on either side of the river. The Nava Mukunda temple believed to be constructed by Nava yogis situated here is an important Vishnu temple. The river bank of the temple is considered holy and the rituals for forefathers (bali tarpana/sradha puja) are offered here.
How to Reach:
43 Km Calicut International airport
11 KM Tirur railway station
11 KM Tirur bus stand
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