The annual festival, or utsavam, at Pattathil Durga Bhadra Temple in Alappuzha in Kerala is held in Malayalam Kumbham month. The most important date is the Punirtham Nakshatram day in the month. Alappuzha Pattathil Durga Bhadra Temple Punirtham Festival 2016 date is February 19.
The temple is traditionally decorated with plantain, coconut leaves, flowers, leaves, traditional lamps and lights.
Traditional performing arts, melam, music and dance are staged during the period.
Various unique offerings are made at the shrine during the period.