Alavil Puthiyakavu Sree Mariyamman Kovil Tira Festival



Alavil Puthiyakavu Sree Mariyamman Kovil is located near Kannur in Kerala. The annual Tira festival is observed in Makaram month. Hundreds of people participate in the annual ritual. Alavil Puthiyakavu Sree Mariyamman Kovil Tira festival 2016 date is January 28.

The annual festival is noted for various rituals including Theyyam.

Thousands of people arrive on the day to witness various rituals and festivities.

Traditional performing arts, music and dance are staged during the period.

The temple is traditionally decorated with plantain, coconut leaves, flowers, leaves, traditional lamps and lights.