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Chorottur Kavu Temple Festival and Thalappoli at Vadanamkurussi

Chorottur Kavu Temple is located at Vadanamkurussi in Palakkad District in Kerala. The shrine is located around 7 km from Shoranur. The annual festival is observed in Malayalam Kumbham month. Chorottur Kavu Temple Festival 2016 beginning date is February 24. Thalappoli ritual will be observed on February 28.

The annual festival is noted for various unique rituals and offerings. Caparisoned elephants, colorful processions and fireworks are the highlights of the festivities.

Thousands of people arrive on the day to witness various rituals and festivities.

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

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