Emmayavaramban Temple is one of the ancient temples in Alappuzha
located at Chengannur
. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu
, the temple is associated with the Pandava
brother Yudhisthira. It is believed that Yudhisthira built this temple to seek pardon for his deed which led to the death of his guru Dronacharya
. This temple has another legend related to Lord Subramanya
. A Shiva
temple is located nearby.