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Palayoor Bhagavathy Temple Makaram Pathu Festival

Palayoor Bhagavathy Temple is located at Palayoor in Thrissur District in Kerala. An important ritual in the shrine is held on the 10th day of Makaram month as per traditional Malayalam Hindu calendar followed in Kerala. The annual ritual attracts hundreds of devotees. Palayoor Bhagavathy Temple Makaram Pathu 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.