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Thattayil Orippurathu Bhagavathy Temple Festival

Thattayil Orippurathu Bhagavathy temple is located around 8 km west of Pandalam in Kerala. Thattayil Orippurathu Bhagavathy Temple festival 2021 date is March 18. The main annual festival in the shrine is observed on the Bharani nakshatra in Meenam month. 

Kettukazhcha, theru and kuthira are part of the annul Meena Bharani festival.

Thattayil Orippurathu Bhagavathy Temple Festival

Thookam is another important ritual held during the annual festival.

Thattayil Orippurathu Bhagavathy





Meena Bharani Thookam In Thattayil Orippurathu Bhagavathy Temple


The main murti worshipped in the temple is Goddess Bhadrakali. The shila vigraham is nearly 5 feet tall and faces north.

The Upa Devatas worshipped in the temple are Ganapathy, Sri Krishna, Madanswami, Rakshas and Yogeeswaran. Importance is given to Ganapathy. Nagaraja and Nagayakshi are worshiped in the grove or kavu on the west side of the sanctum sanctorum.

The temple is managed by 12 karas of the area.

On the first day of Thulam 1 a unique ritual known as urul vazhipadu is observed in the temple.







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