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Manjunathan Theyyam – Information – Story

Manjunathan theyyam (മഞ്ജുനാഥൻ തെയ്യം)is a rare theyyam performed in Kannur and Kasaragod regions of Kerala during the annual theyyam, thira and kaliyattam festival in Kerala. As per information, this is a male theyyam and is associated with folklore. As per Manjunathan theyyam story, this theyyam did selfless service to protect a family and a community. This theyyam holds venchamaram, sword and a shield.

Manjunathan Theyyam is performed at Perinjalloor Puthiyidath Kavu temple.