Sarkaradevi Temple is one of the most important temples in South India. It is situated South of the Chirayinkeezhu
Taluk (in the North-West of Thiruvananthapuram district). The nearest town is Attingal and Varkala. Tradition accords a remote antiquity to this temple.
Goddess Bhagavathy is the principal deity. Lord Veerabhadra, Lord Naga,
Goddess Yakshi Amma are the minor deities. The Sarkaradevi Temple assumed a significant status for many reasons and rose to historical importance mainly with the
introduction of the famous Kaliyoot festival by Anizham Thirunal Marthanda Varma, the Travancore sovereign, in 1748.The Sarkaradevi Temple have some basic
attachment with Nakramcode Devi Temple which located in Avanavanchery,Attingal.
Festival: Meena Bharani, the annual festival is celebrated for 10 days in the month of Meenom (March-April). A unique offering known as Thookkam is held on the last day of the festival. Kaliyoot ritual is performed just before the commencement of annual festival.