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Chakkamkulangara Sree Dharmasastha Temple - Unique Rituals - Festival

Chakkamkulangara Sree Dharmasastha temple is located at Thalore in Nenmanikkara Village on Thrissur – Kodakara road in Thrissur district, Kerala. The annual festival is observed on the Punartham nakshatra in Meenam month.

Various temples in the region participate in the Chakkamkulangara Sastha Punartham festival. The temples include Chathakudam Sastha, Chittichathakudam Sastha, Thaikkattussery Bhagavathy and Idakunni Bhagavathy. A procession of all the deities along with Chakkamkulangara Sastha takes place on the day.

Other festivals in the temple include Navratri in Kanni Masam and Desha Vilakku during Mandala Kalam in Vrischikam month.

This is one of the 108 temples mentioned in the Thottam pattu. The Sastha worshipped in the temple is Brahmachari.

The deity is worshipped in a square sreekovil. The deity faces west.

Eyes made of silver and gold are offered in the temple for early cure of eye-related diseases.

Chakkamkulangara Sastha also participates in the Arattupuzha pooram and Peruvanam pooram.