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Edappavoor Bhagavathy Temple – Pooram Festival

Edappavoor Bhagavathy temple is located at Edappavoor on Cherukolpuzha - Ranni road in Pathanamthitta district, Kerala. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathi or Devi. The annual festival in the temple is held on Pooram nakshatra day in Meena masam (March – April) and is known as Edappavoor Meenam Pooram.

The temple has a chathura sreekovil. The shrine has a beautiful nalambalam. There is namaskara mandapam and shrines of upa devatas.

Various tantric pujas and rituals are part of the annual festival. Jeevitha ezhunnallathu is performed here. Traditional temple art forms, ezhunnallathu, melam and procession are part of the annual festival.

Pongala ritual is held at the temple.

The temple also observes various other festivities including pratishta dinam, navratri and Thrikarthika in vrischika masam.

The annual pratishta festival in the temple is held in Malayalam Meena masam.