is a small town in Tirunelveli District
of Tamil Nadu
. Its notable attraction is the Holy Family Church, which was built in 1779. Christian martyr
, Devasahayam Pillai
, was married to Gnanapoo Ammaal of Vadakkankulam. After the death of Martyr Devesahayam Pillai, his clothes are preserved at Vadakkankulam. These belongings are kept inside a glass case, and available for public viewing. Every year, there is a 10 day celebration (Aug 6 15) at the church. Assumption of Mary
. This place rocks during the 10 days (6-15th august).