Published on: March 2, 2022

UTHRALIKKAVU POORAM

UTHRALIKKAVU POORAM

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Uthralikkavu Pooram festival celebrated

Szarvas UTHRALIKKAVU POORAM

  • Annual Hindu festival held in Vadakkancherry
  • Held every year in the Malayalam month of Kumbham (usually falls on February / March)
  • Eight-day celebration
  • Traditional musical ensembles like the Panchavadyam and the Pandimelam can be seen
  • About twenty-one elephants in the traditional attire line up with colourful parasols; swaying venchamarams (white tufts) and alavattams (peacock-feather fans
  • Sree Ruthira Mahakalikavu Temple is dedicated to Goddess Kali