The place is famous for the Konchiravila Devi Temple, a highly revered shrine dedicated to Goddess Durga. The annual pongal festival celebrated here attracts thousands of devotees from far and near.
Attukal Bhagavathy Temple is situated nearby. Government Homeo Medical College, on the banks of the Killiyar, is a major landmark.
Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station (4 km) and Trivandrum International Airport are the nearest railhead and airport respectively.
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Location of Konchiravila (Satellite view)
Konchiravila Devi Temple is situated at Konchiravila near Manacaud in Thiruvananthapuram. The main deity is Goddess Durga, the mother Goddess. Sub-deities are Lord Shiva, Lord Ganesh and snake gods.
Archana, Nivedyam, Ganapathy Homa and Mrityunjaya Homa are the main offerings. The temple witnesses a heavy influx of devotees during its annual festival held in the month of January. Devotees offer pongala during the festival.
The famous Attukal Bhagavathy Temple is situated nearby. Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station is around 3 km away.