Temple arts like Panchavadyam, Melam, Kouth, Kathakali, Thullal and cultural programmes are performed. Aarattu is on the last day. Thiruvonam feast is another attraction.
This temple is dedicated to Vaamana, the fifth incarnation of Lord Maha Vishnu, who sent the Asura King of Kerala – Mahabali back to the nether world Paathalam. There is a small place dedicated to Mahabali, in front of the near by Siva Temple.