Pozhikkara Devi Temple Festival – Paravur Pozhikkara Devi Temple Vishakam Festival

Pozhikkara Devi Temple is located near Paravur in Kollam District in Kerala. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathy and is around 5 km from Paravur. The annual temple festival is observed in Makaram month. Paravur Pozhikkara Devi Temple Vishakam festival 2016 date is February 2.

The most important day during the annual festival is the Vishakam Nakshatram in Makaram month.

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.