Nattika Arikkiri Temple Festival



Nattika Arikkiri Temple is located near Nattika in Thrissur District in Kerala. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathy and is around 3 km from Thriprayar. The annual temple festival is observed in Makaram month. Nattika Arikkiri Temple festival 2016 date is February 2.

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

The annual festival is noted for various rituals.

Caparisoned elephants, melam, fireworks and sheevali are part of the festival.

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

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

The festival ends with Arattu.