GURUVARAMARULUM GULIKAN(gulikan)
“Gulikan”, the foremost among the associates of Lord Siva is a favorite of devotees at Valluvan Kadavu. During the festival time at Valluvan Kadavu , it is predicted there is a strong divine presence of Gulikan. This diety has been given a special place at Valluvan Kadavu. The destroyer of time, Gulikan is residing in South –East corner of Sanctum Santorum. Gulikan, who appeared from thump of Lord Siva is perceived from folk songs of Malayas. In the songs of Panas, Gulika is set to be the son of Adithya and Kalagni where as in the songs of Munnoottan’s is consider to be Vishnumaya. Even though there are different opinions about Gulikan amongst Shaiva worship of Bahirava, Pottan, Vettakkorumakan, Thalachil, Pulikandan, Vairajathan, Kantakarnan, Kshethrapalan, Dandadevan, Gulika worship is considered to be the foremost.

In most Kavus of Kerala and in the worship of Gods Gulikan occupies an important place. Under the milky trees like Pala and Chembakam, spade is installed to worship Gulikan. Gulikan’s attire consists of his face anointed with Maskara and being dressed below in coconut leaves and holding spade and bell in hand. To escape from untimely death and enemies, devotees worship Gulikan.
Sree Kovil
Valluvan Kadavu has gained world-wide attention among
Kazhakappura
Valluvan Kadavu has gained world-wide attention among
Gulikan Sthanam
“Gulikan”, the foremost among the associates of Lord Siva
Naga Sthanam
It is the strong belief of the people from ancient times that Naga’s are