Tholanur Shoolaparambu Subrahmanya Swamy Temple Thaipooyam Festival



Tholanur Shoolaparambu Subrahmanya Swamy Temple is located at Tholanur in Palakkad District and is around 26 km from Palakkad town. Muruga or Subrahmanya is the main deity worshiped in the shrine. The annual pooyam festival is observed in Makaram month. Tholanur Shoolaparambu Subrahmanya Swamy Temple Thaipooyam festival 2016 date is January 24.

Special pujas, rituals, abhishekam, Subrahmanya sahasranama archana and numerous other activities are held on the day.

Various types of Kavadi are taken to the shrine. Kavadiyattam and colorful procession of Kavadis are a major highlight.

It is considered highly meritorious to perform puja and take blessing of Sri Subrahmanya Swami on the day.