St.George Orthodox Church , Kannanakuzhy

KANNANAKUZHY ST.GEORGE CHURCH is one of the oldest and renowned churches of MALANKARA ORTHODOX CHURCH. The name itself proclaims. The patron saint of this parish is St.GEORGE. Situated at a beautiful and serene village called KANNANAKUZHY which is about 3 kms from KATTANAM this church is the refuge of thousands of people all over the world who seek the intercession of St.George.

 This Church is famous for the powerful intercession of the patron saint, St.George and many people is believed to have received favours from GOD ALMIGHTY due to his intercession. It is firmly believed that SAHADA (saint) protects those who take refuge, from serpents, ailments, and all kinds of dangers and troubles.

 As stated elsewhere the church is famous for its traditions. The " KANNANAKUZHY PERUNNAL" , annual feast of the patron saint, St.George is celebrated on 22rd and 23th of Medam Malayalam Era which usually falls on 6th or 7th of may. It is attended by hundred thousands of devotees belonging to various religions, a fine example of communal and religious harmony among people of this area.