Edathitta Bhagavathy Temple Kumbha Thiruvathira and Annual Festival



Edathitta Bhagavathy Temple is located at Edathitta in Pathanamthitta in Kerala. The annual rituals and festivities observed on the Thiruvathira Nakshatram day in Malayalam Kumbham month attract hundreds of devotees. Edathitta Bhagavathy Temple is located around 10 from Pathanamthitta town. Edathitta Bhagavathy Temple Kumbha Thiruvathira festival 2016 date is February 18. The annual festival or utsavam in the temple begins on the Ayilyam Nakshatram day. In 2016, annual festival beginning date is February 21.

Melam, traditional Kerala temple music with five instruments, are performed as part of the festival. Traditional performing arts, music and dance are staged during the period.

The temple is traditionally decorated with plantain, coconut leaves, flowers, leaves, traditional lamps and lights.

Various unique offerings are made at the shrine during the period.