Malayalapuzha Bhagavathy temple, located 8 km from Pathanamthitta, is a famous pilgrim centre. It is believed that the temple was built more than 1000 years ago. The main idol is 5.5 feet high, made from katu sarkara yogam. The goddess at the Bhagavathy Temple here is believed to grant boons to devotees and help them realise dreams. The temple has beautiful wall paintings and artistic stone carvings.