Madayi Kavu Temple is a sacred Hindu temple and
well known among the devotees with the name- Thiruvarkkadu Bhagavathy. This
holy temple is positioned in Madayi, Payangadi and is also known as Madayi Kavu
It is a very popular pilgrimage as it is famed with as the mother temple of all
Bhadrakali shrines of North Kerala. Mythlogy say that the temple is a revered
idol of Chirakkal Royal Family and a shrine of Chirakkal devaswom also.