The people of the Kadukkaram, Kakkara, Kadam Kunnu, Kumbaram, Perimboil Puravattam present their rituals at this Kavu on the 3rd night of the Kaliyattam festival. The Kavu has the unusual distinction of facing the west. Legend is that the Chamundi reached the present Karimanal Kavu from Alamthitta via Endakkavu and Paathalam. The Kavu belonged to the Ezhuthan homestead. The Kaliyattam or festival is now conducted with the co-operation of all local people.
Karimanal Chamundi, Pattuvathu Bhagavathy, Vandoor Deivam, Kolathummal Kolam, Kattu Mudantha
Kakkara P.O., Kannur, Kerala - 670306
Name: Mr. Mohan
Contact no: + 91 4985 216512, 9847872860
Name: Mr. Balakrishnan
Contact no: + 91 9562373728
The Kavu is at the Kakkara stop on the Payyanur - Mathamangalam - Kuttoor route via Vellora.
Nearest Railway Station: Payyanur Railway Station, about 35 km away.