Poornathrayesa Temple, located in Thripunithura, is one of the chief religious spots in the proximity of Chottanikkara. This temple is dedicated to Poornathrayesa, a miraculous manifestation of Lord Vishnu. The present temple is a renovated one built after a major fire outbreak happened during early 1900s.
The temple has a history that dates back to over 1000 years. According to history, Poornathrayesa was the prime deity of the Royal Perumpadappu Swaroopam Family who once ruled Kochi. Some believe that childless couples can get their desires fulfilled if they pray at this temple.
The festivals of this temple are colorful and pull a large crowd of devotees every year. The chief festival of the temple is observed during the months of November- December and is known as Vrishchikoltsawam. For those who want to get a glimpse of the splendid festivities, this is the ideal time to pay a visit.