Poonkudi Mana is situated 10 km from Malappuram, between Anakkayam and Mankada. The Mana provides traditional method of treatment for mental illnesses. It also conducts seminars on combining modern treatment and traditional techniques. The famous Poonkudi Thalapoli, a Hindu religious festival is conducted with pomp and splendor at this Mana. Calicut Airport is the nearest airport. The closest major railway station is Kozhikode Railway Station.