Pazhupathoor Subrahmanya Temple Thaipooyam festival is annually organized in Malayalam month Makaram. Pazhupathoor is located around 6 km from Sultan Bathery in Wayanad District. The shrine is dedicated to Muruga or Subrahmanya. The annual pooyam festival here attracts scores of devotees. Pazhupathoor Subrahmanya Temple 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.