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Thekkan Guruvayoor Temple Festival

Thekkan Guruvayoor Temple is located in Kollam District in Kerala and is around 6 km east of Chavara town. The annual festival in the temple is observed in Malayalam Kumbham month. The shrine is dedicated to Sri Krishna. Thekkan Guruvayoor Temple festival 2016 date is March 6.

The annual festival is noted for various rituals and offerings.

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.

The festival ends with arattu.