Killimangalam Angadikavu Vela - Killimangalam Angadikavu Bhagavathy Temple Vela Festival

Angadikavu Bhagavathy Temple is located at Killimangalam in Thrissur District in Kerala. The shrine is located around 8 km from Chelakkara. The annual Vela festival is observed in Kumbham month. Killimangalam Angadikavu Vela 2016 date is March 11. The main ritual is observed on the Revathi Nakshatram day in Malayalam Kumbham month.

Melam, traditional Kerala temple music with five instruments, is performed as part of the Vela. It attracts thousands of melam enthusiasts.

Caparisoned elephants, performing arts, and fireworks are part of the festival.

Vela is the celebration in certain temples in Thrissur and Palakkad District of Kerala after harvest season.

The utsava murti, or Thidambu, of Thiroor Vadakurumba Temple is taken atop a caparisoned elephant during the evening puja to the accompaniment of traditional temple music.