The devotees who visit Sree Guruvayoor Temple for darshan used to pay pranams to Sree Mammiyurappan by nodding towards North West direction at Bhagavathykettu in Temple. It is considered that any pilgrimage to Guruvayoor Temple is complete only after a visit to Mammiyur Temple also.
Sree Guruvayoor Temple is also having some ceremonial connections with Sree Mammiyur Temple. Sri Puzhakkara Chennas Narayanan Namboothiripad, The Thanthri of Sree Guruvayoor Temple is also the Thanthri of this Temple and almost all the poojas and rituals in this Temple are regulated in tune with the poojas and rituals in Guruvayoor Temple.
Mammiyur Shiva Temple is running an auditorium for marriages which can occupy around 480 people in the marriage hall and 300 people in the dining hall