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Erumapetty Pooram – Erumapetty Shankarankavu Temple Pooram near Wadakkanchery

Erumapetty Pooram is observed on the 10th day of Makaram month as per traditional Malayalam Hindu calendar followed in Kerala. The annual pooram festival attracts thousands of devotees. Erumapetty is located around 11 km from Wadakkanchery. Erumapetty Shankarankavu Temple Pooram 2016 date is January 24.

The annual festival is noted for various rituals.

Traditional performing arts, music and dance are staged during the period.

Caparisoned elephants, melam, fireworks and sheevali are part of the festival.

The temple is traditionally decorated with plantain, coconut leaves, flowers, leaves, traditional lamps and lights.