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Pazhuvil Subramanya Temple Festival

Pazhuvil Subramanya temple is located in Chazhoor village on Thrissur – Thriprayar road in Thrissur district, Kerala. The 8-day annual festival at Pazhuvil Subramanya temple begins on Avittam nakshatra in Medam month and ends on Karthika nakshatra with arattu.

The festival begins with kodiyettam in the morning and ends with Arattu procession. The important rituals and pujas associated with Subramanya temple festival are observed in the temple. Temple arts, music, dance and cultural programs are held during the 8-day festival.

The shrine is dedicated to Subramanya (Murugan). The sanctum sanctorum is circular – vatta sreekovil and the deity face east. The murti is nearly five feet tall – carved in stone (shila vigraham).

The Upa Devatas worshipped in the temple are Sastha, Bhagavathy and Shiva (in one peedam) and Sri Krishna.