Nanthiattukunnam Kalikulangara Temple Valiya Vilakku Festival

Nanthiattukunnam Kalikulangara Temple is located in North Parvar in Ernakulam District in Kerala. The Valiya Vilakku festival in the shrine is observed in Malayalam Kumbham month. The ritual attracts scores of devotees. Nanthiattukunnam Kalikulangara temple valiya vilakku festival 2016 date is February 24.

The main ritual on the day is the carrying of a 7-tier lamp around the temple. Chendamellam is part of the procession.

The temple is decorated with lights, lamps, flowers, coconut fronds and leaves during the period.

The ritual takes place at night and the huge light being carried around the shrine is a wonderful sight.