The presiding deity is here is Goddess Bala Bhathra. Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvati, Lord Ganesh, Dharma Shastha (Lord Ayyappa), Brahma Rakshas, Nagaraja-Nagayakshi, Vellaam Bhagavathy (Para Devatha) and Ghandakarnan are also worshipped.
The annual Thalappoli Mahotsav held here in the month of Makara (January-February) is a major draw. Thousands of people come from far-off places to join this festival.
Ponneth Bhagavathy Temple is about 30 km south of Cochin International Airport. Cochin Port is about 10 km away.
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