In the Vallanghi village of Chittur Taluk
, there is a beautiful temple dedicated to goddess Bhagavathy .
The deity of this temple is called Nellikulangara Bhagavathy .
To invoke the blessings of the Goddess, the people of Vallanghi
and Nemmara conduct a festival of 20th Meenam (March-April) every
year. This is the famous Vallanghi vela.