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Kammaran Theyyam – Information – Story

Kammaran theyyam is a rare theyyam that is worshipped during the annual kaliyattam, thira theyyam festival in Kannur region of Kerala. As per information, this is the theyyam of a warrior. Kammaran theyyam story is that of him protecting people, property, wealth, animals and livestock of the region from enemies. For his courage and sacrifice he was given a place in the sacred places at Tharavadu and Kavu. For his selfless service and warrior quality, he was given a theyyam form.

Kammaran Theyyam is offered worship for peace, good health, prosperity and defeat of enemies. The theyyam holds a sword and shield and has a unique headgear.