Thripunithura Uthram is one of the most important festival observed in a calendar year at the Sree Poornathrayeesa Temple at Trippunithura in Kerala. It is observed on the Uthram nakshatram in Kumbham month as per Malayalam calendar. Thripunithura Uthram 2016 date is February 25. Para Utsavam begins on February 28, 2016.
The festival, also known as Uthram Thirunal, is famous for Poornathrayeesa sangeetholsavam and Panchari melam.
The festival is observed on the birth anniversary of Lord Poornathrayeesa.
Another major highlight of the festival is the sumptuous feast at the Oottupura Malika.
The festival begins with the procession of Sree Poornathrayeesa atop a caparisoned elephant.
The rituals conclude with appam nivedyam and Lakshmi Narayana Vilakku.