The Dharmasastha Temple located at Pakkil in the Kottayam district is an ancient temple in Kerala. This is one of the eight Sastha temples established by Lord Parasurama. There is a fair organized by the temple authorities during the annual festival of this temple, Sankranti Vanibham. It is locally known as Pakkil Vanibham. This festival is celebrated in the month of Midhunam, a Malayalam month (June/July) and draws large crowd. This temple is almost 7 kilometers away from Kottayam railway station near SH1 towards Changanassery. Cochin International airport is nearly 93 kilometers from Pakkil temple. Embark on a memorable pilgrimage tour to Kerala with Tour My India.