Thirupuram Shiva Temple Festival

Thirupuram Shiva Temple is located near Neyyattinkara in Trivandrum District in Kerala. The annual festival or utsavam in the temple is observed in Malayalam Kumbham month. The shrine is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Thirupuram  Shiva Temple festival 2016 beginning date is February 27. The shrine is around 6 km from Neyyattinkara. The festival ends on March 7, 2016.

The highlight of the festival is caparisoned elephants, 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 festival ends with arattu on the final day.