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Edava Parayil Sree Kumareshwaram Temple - Information - Festival

Edava Parayil Sree Kumareshwaram temple is located at Edava in Kollam district and is dedicated to Subrahmanya or Muruga. The annual festival in the temple is held on Punartham nakshatra in Kumbham Month. Another important festival in the temple is the Thaipooyam held in Makaram month (January – February).

The Thaipooyam festival is famous for various types of kavadi including palkavadi. Shoolam kuthu and other Muruga temple rituals are held on the occasion.

The annual festival is famous for Kerala temple arts, music and display of traditional art forms like theyyam etc.