Poothotta Sree Narayana Vallabha Temple Annual Festival



Poothotta Sree Narayana Vallabha Temple is located around 16 km from Vaikom in Kerala. The annual festival in the shrine is observed in Malayalam Kumbham month. The rituals and festivities attracts scores of devotees. Poothotta Sree Narayana Vallabha Temple Annual Festival 2016 beginning date is February 13. The festival ends with Arattu on February 20, 2016.

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

The festival ends with Arattu. The utsava murti of the deity is taken out of the shrine for ritual bathing on the final day. Caparisoned elephants and melam are part of the ritual.

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

Traditional performing arts, music and dance are staged during the period.