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Thalavoor Pooram – Trikkonnamarkode Sri Durga Devi Temple Pooram Festival

Thalavoor Pooram is the annual festival or utsavam held at the Trikkonnamarkode Sri Durga Devi Temple. It is observed in Kumbham month. The shrine is located at Thalavoor in Kollam District in Kerala. The shrine is located around 28 km from Kollam town. 

The annual festival is observed on the pooram nakshatra day in Kumbham month. 

The highlight of the festival is caparisoned elephants, melam and fireworks. Several unique rituals and pujas are performed during the festival period. Traditional performing arts, music, songs and other cultural activities are held during the period. The festival ends with arattu on the final day.

The other important rituals and festivals in the temple are Thalavoor Pongala (first Sunday of Makara month), Thaipooyam Mahotsavam, Navratri festival - Vidyarambham, Sashti Viratham, Naranga Vilakku (last Sunday of Malayalam months), Vilakku Puja (last Friday of all Malayalam months).

The Upa Devatas worshipped in the temple include Murugan and Subramanya.