Mookkuthala Bhagavathi Temple is a legendary temple situated 10 km south east of Ponnani in Malappuram District. Dedicated to Goddess Durga, it is one of the ancient Durga temples of Kerala. The important feature is that the Mookkuthala stone, believed to be growing from below the idol every day, is considered sacred. Thousands of devotees visit here during the
Trikartika Festival celebrated in November-December.