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Kammothachan Theyyam – Information – Story

Kammothachan 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 highly intellectual and spiritual person who was the head of big and powerful family. Kammothachan theyyam story is that of him protecting people, property, wealth, animals and livestock of the region from enemies. 

For his courage, spirituality, piety 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.

Kammothachan Theyyam is offered worship for peace, good health, prosperity and defeat of enemies.