Kodimuttil Bhadrakali Temple Festival or Utsavam

Kodimuttil Bhadrakali Temple is located near Paripally in Kollam district. The annual festival or utsavam is observed in Malayalam Kumbham month. The shrine is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathy. Kodimuttil Bhadrakali Temple Festival 2016 beginning date is March 3.

The highlight of the festival is caparisoned elephants, color processions, melam and fireworks.

Several unique rituals and pujas are performed during the festival period.

Traditional performing arts, music, songs and other cultural activities are held during the period.

The shrine is decorated with coconut fronds, leaves, lamps and light for the occasion.

The festival ends with arattu on the final day.