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Vallachira Bhagavan Bhagavathi Temple – Bharani Vela Festival

Vallachira Bhagavan Bhagavathi temple is located at Vallachira in Thrissur district, Kerala. The shrine is dedicated to Bhagwan Vishnu and Goddess Bhagavathy (the sankalpam is of both Goddess Bhadrakali and Goddess Lakshmi). The annual vela festival on Kumbha Bharani day is very famous.

This is a small temple with a large beautiful pond. The temple has a chathura sreekovil. There are shrines of upa devatas in the temple. The shrine has a namaskara mandapam and nalambalam.

The annual festival is famous for ezhunnallathu, colorful procession and Kerala performing art forms.

The shrine observes Vishu, Ramayana Masam, Navratri, Vrischika Masam and Thrikarthika.