Nedunganad Thaipooyam festival is annually organized in Malayalam month Makaram. It is dedicated to Muruga or Subrahmanya. The annual pooyam festival here attracts scores of devotees. Nedunganad Thaipooyam festival 2016 date is January 24.
Special pujas, rituals, abhishekam, Subrahmanya sahasranama archana and numerous other activities are held on the day.
Various types of Kavadi are taken to the shrine.
It is considered highly meritorious to perform puja and take blessing of Sri Subrahmanya Swami on the day.