Ammancheri Bhagavati Temple Vengara, When we get deep in to the history of Vengara, The first name we would reach is “Mundiyan Thadam” The former Name of Vengara and it is because of Ammancheri Temple, Vengara is well known for its Communal Harmony and brotherliness, and in this land of history Place for “Kavilamma” is very important.
A little far from the temple towards east “Mundu Thayyan” used to live, this earned the name “Mundiyan Thadam” gradually this name changed to Vengara, The Bhagavati (Idol) Came to Vengara from Munniyoor (Kaliyatta Kavu).
Even during Hindu cast systems and untouchable (non Touchable) Practices era, This Temple was operated by and given all authorities equally to people belonged to all Hindu cast like Nair, Panikkar, Aashari (Carpenters), Thattan (Gold Smith), Kollan (Black Smith) and Scheduled Cast etc;, which show the unity of the Region and Temple
The Annual “Thalapoli Utsavam” (festival) is celebrated as an huge event with co operation of people from all religion, ” Kala Varavu” (Possession with effigy of Bull) and “Kodi Varavu”(Flag March) from different region gives a treat to your eyes
The Temple is perfect example for communal and religious harmony and cooperation, and this is one of the factor being proud to be a Vengaraite