Pariyanampatta Temple or Kavu is located in Palakkad District in Kerala. The annual pooram festival is observed here in Malayalam month Kumbham. Pariyanampetta Pooram 2017 date is February 19. The festival begins on February 13, 2017.
The major attraction of the seven-day festival is the Kalamezhuthu Pattu. In the ritual images of Mother Goddess are drawn on floor using natural colors.
Traditional Kerala art forms like Kathakali and Chakiyarkoothu are staged during the festival days.
At night, the folk art form Tholpavakoothu (shadow puppetry) is performed.
A procession of around 21 elephants is taken out on the final day of the Pooram and it is also marked by the display of folk arts like Kaalavela (bull effigy spectacle) and Kuthiravela (horse effigy spectacle) and others like Poothanum Thirayum.