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Puthariyadukkam Sree Arangath Bhagavathy Temple – Theyyam Festival

Puthariyadukkam Sree Arangath Bhagavathy temple is located at Puthariyadukkam on the Malom - Eleritattu - Nileshwar Road, Pattena in Kasaragod district, Kerala. The shrine is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathy and other devatas worshiped in the kavu and tharavadu in this region. The annual Kaliyattam and theyyam festival at Kuthirakkaliyamma temple is held in Malayalam Dhanu Masam – December.

The important theyyams that are part of the annual theyyam – kaliyattam festival are Karim chamundi Theyyam, Bhagavathy theyyams of ferocious nature and Gulikan theyyam..

This is a beautiful shrine made out of vettukallu. There is a main square sanctum sanctorum. There are also other deities in the temple compound.