Chowalloor Shiva Temple Prathishta Festival



Chowalloor Shiva Temple is located in Kollam District and is around 9 km from Kundara. The annual prathishta festival in the shrine is observed on Pooyam nakshatram in Kumbham month. The ritual attracts scores of devotees. Chowalloor Shiva Temple prathishta festival 2016 date is February 20.

The temple is dedicated to Shiva. Subsidiary deities include Muruga and Ganesha.

Various unique rituals are observed on the Prathishta festival day.

The temple is decorated with coconut fronds, leaves, flowers, lamps and lights for the occasion.

Hundreds of people arrive at the shrine to take the blessings of the deities.