Vayilyamkunnu Pooram is observed at the Vayillyam Kunnu Bhagavathi Temple at Katampazhipuram. The village is around 24 km from Palakkad on the way to Cherpulassery. The pooram festival is observed in Malayalam Kumbham month. The shrine is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathy. Vayillyam Kunnu Bhagavathi Temple Pooram 2016 date is February 23.
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.