The popular belief is that one’s wishes would be granted if he/she prays at the shrine by lighting candles. Lots of people offer prayers here just to find missing objects.
For the people of Aranmula, a village on the banks of the Pamba, the next two months are going to be special. The air will resonate with the Vanchipattu (oarsman's song) and the snake boats or palliyodams will cruise down the river to participate in the ritualistic Vallasadya. This feast held at