Thrikkaipatta Shiva Temple is a popular temple, which lies on the main road connecting Kalpetta and Sulthan Bathery. The word 'Thrikkaipatta' in Malayalam means 'bands in three hands'. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva's idol installed in the temple faces east. Everyday three pujas are conducted at this temple. There are idols of Goddess Bhadrakali, Lord Ganapathy, Lord Sastha, Naga, Lord Lakshmana, Kshethrapalan, Brahmarakshas in the temple.
Thrikkaipatta Shiva Temple is a prevalent sanctuary, which lies on the primary street interfacing Kalpetta and Sulthan Bathery. "Thrikkaipatta" in Malayalam signifies 'groups in three hands'. It is committed to Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva's image mounted in the sanctuary confronts east. Ordinary three pujas are directed at this sanctuary. There are icons of Goddess Bhadrakali, Lord Ganapathy, Lord Sastha, Naga, Lord Lakshmana, Kshethrapalan, Brahmarakshas in the sanctuary.
The main festival celebrated in this temple is Maha Shivarathri and Navarathri.
Daily three poojas – Usha Pooja, Ucha Pooja and Athazha Pooja.
Pushpanjali, Dhara, Rudrabhishekam.
The nearest airport is Kozhikode (Karipur) International Airport.
The nearest railway station is Kozhikode railway station (88 km).
This temple is located near the Muttil bus stop in the Wayanad District. Tourists can avail auto rickshaws, buses and taxis from Kalpetta or Sultan Bathery for travelling to the Thrikkaipatta Shiva Temple.
Thrikkaipetta Shiv Temple,
Pincode – 673577.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Relief from diseases
- Purchase of vehicles
- Gain Knowledge
Kailaasarana Shiva Chandramouli Phaneendra Maathaa Mukutee Zalaalee Kaarunya Sindhu Bhava Dukha Haaree Thujaveena Shambho Maja Kona Taaree
Meaning -Oh Lord Shiva who is seated on Mount Kailash, where the moon decorates his forehead and the king of serpents crown his head, who is merciful and removes delusion, You alone can protect me. I surrender to thee.
Aum Trayambakam Yajaamahey Sugandhim Pusti Vardhanam Urvaarukamiva Bandhanaath Mrutyor Muksheeya Maamritaat
Meaning -We worship the fragrant Lord Shiva, who has 3 eyes and who cultivates all beings. May He free me from death, for immortality, as even a cucumber is separated from its bond with the vine.