The temple is eight kms south from Alleppey town, at the eastem side of N.H at Punnapra.
The Devi of Aravukad temple is said to be the sister of the Devi of Kannichakulangara and Kodungalloor. In Ancient times this Temple was in the custody of Brahmins but during the invasion of Tipu Sultan they left the place in fear, handing over the Temple to a family residing nearly in Komarathussery. They in turn handed it over to five branches of S.N.D.P Union. Subsequently these S.N.D.P branches handed it over to all Hindus of 10 'Karas' south from Neerkunnam to north uptoKalarkode. Lord Siva consecreated on Krishna Sila is the anotherspeciality of the temple. This Temple is dedicated to Devi.