Vytilla Shiva Subrahmanya Swamy Temple is located at Vytilla in the heart of Ernakulam town. This is an ancient shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva and Lord Muruga. Vytilla Shiva Subrahmanya Swamy Temple Thaipooyam festival 2016 date is January 24. The annual pooyam festival in Malayalam Makaram month attracts scores of devotees.
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.