Karumadi village is located a few kilometres from Alappuzha. This place has historical importance. Buddhism flourished in this region. A black granite statue of Buddha known as ‘Karumadikuttan’ found here is world famous. The left hand side of the statue is missing.
Thakazhi village famous for ‘Sree Dharmasastha Temple’ there and the famous Malayalam Novelist and Story writer ‘Thakazhi Siva Sankara Pillai’ is only 4 km away from Karumadi village. Karumadi village presents you a glimpse of the beauty of Kuttanad. Distance from Haripad to Karumadi village is 23 Km.