Cheranalloor Sree Maha Deva Temple
Redeemer Of Debts ( Rinamochaka )
Thottuva , Cheranalloor , Ernakulam Dist, Kerala, Pin :683544, Tel :0484-2649024
The temple is one among the 108 Shiva temples of Kerala.Its history stems from BC and have been renovated a number of times in the past. The present structure is understood to have been built over 1000 years ago during the rule of IInd Cheraman Empire from the then Mahodayapuram. The village must have been very prosperous once and the emperor had some special interest in constructing the temple where it stands now. According to tradition, the village was named by its earlier inhabitants who found this place very fertile and beautiful or it is the title bestowed by the king. It must have been inhabited well in the past and must be a centre for commerce.