Devaswom has provided parking facility on the East Nada and South Nada for the convenience of the devotees. The compound in front of the Kousthubham Rest House is given for parking at a nominal rate at East Nada. On the South Nada, the parking area of the Pay and Use toilet near the Panchajanyam Rest House is also provided for parking of vehicles.
On the eastern side of the temple tank there is a comfort station which is functioning round the clock here. Pilgrims who arrive at odd hours and those who do not find or require immediate lodging/accommodation, can keep their luggage at a nominal fee.They can use the lavatories and bathrooms. Also there are lavatories on the north and south corners away from the Eastern Gopuram and Pay and Use Toilets at South Nada near Panchajanyam Rest House for the use of pilgrims. Special facilities for keeping the foot-wear and other articles are provided near the east and west side of the temple.
Devaswom has a medical center and an Ayurvedic hospital providing free checkup (except laboratory) and medicine.
There is a medical centre located in the South Nada, hardly 200
metres from the Temple. Regular outpattient wing works in morning
hours, besides 24 hour casuality serivice. Basic and essential medical
care is provided free of cost against a nominal fee of 10/- valid for
one month. There are 75 beds in inpatient section with separate male
and female wards and few pay ward rooms. Essential medicines are stored
and distributed free to outpatients and inpatients from Pharmacy. All
routine investigations are done in the Laboratory. Computerised X-ray
is available and only nominal charge is lieved for same ECG is
available and rates are minimal. There are two Ambulances for patient
benefit. Free food is provided to destitute patients admitted in this
hospital. This is made available from hospital canteen. Doctors:-
Besides speciality clinics in Pediatrics,ENT,Dermatology, General
DOCTORS ON CONTRACT
The Ayurvedic Hospital near the KSRTC Bus stand named after Shri.Melpathur Narayana Bhattathiri. (Melpathur Memorial Ayurvedic Hospital) gives free treatment.
The Devaswom spends about Rs.30 lakhs for the medicines every year apart from other expenses.
Devaswom is conducting free Prasada Oottu in ANNALAKSHMI HALL
oustside the temple for the
devotees every day. It starts at 10.30 am in the morning. Two canteens
are functioning in the Ruest houses - Kousthubham and Panchajanyam.