IntroductionAuthor - K. R. Vaidyananthan
In the previous chapter we read about the
four idols of Rama, Bharata. Lakshmana and Satrughna being washed ashore and secured by
Vakkey Kaimal who had them installed at Triprayar, Kutalmanikyam (Irinjalakuda)
Moozhikulam and Payammel respectively.
When Kaimal was consulting astrologers and pundits about
the installation of Rama's idol at Triprayar, an unknown voice was heard to the effect
that a peacock would fly high above in the sky and the idol is installed at the spot