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Chocherikunnu Utsavam – Chocherikunnu Subramanya Temple Festival in Thrissur

Chocherikunnu Subramanya Temple is located in Thrissur district and is around 14 km southeast of Thrissur town. The annual temple festival or Utsavam is held in Malayalam Kumbham month. The shrine is dedicated to Subrahmanya or Muruga. Chocherikunnu Subramanya Temple festival begins on February 16. The festival ends with arattu on February 22, 2016

Unique rituals are observed during the weeklong festival. A fair too is part of the festival.

Traditional performing arts, music, songs and other cultural activities are held during the period.

Caparisoned elephants, colorful processions and fireworks are other highlights.

The festival ends with arattu on the final day.