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Pena Pothi Theyyam – Information – Story

Pena Pothi theyyam is a very rare theyyam performed during the annual theyyam thira kaliyattam festival in Kannur region of Kerala. As per information, this is a lesser known theyyam and is associated with overcoming difficulties. Pena Pothi theyyam is that of an individual showing extra ordinary behavior in a crisis situation. The theyyam was given a place in a sacred place to calm and keep in happy. A theyyam is performed annually so that he does not create problems in the lives of the people.

This theyyam is offered prayers to overcome difficulties in life.

Pena Pothi theyyam is performed annually at Veeramangalar Kavu - Thalasseri 6th Mile Mandamullathil Manathantavida in Kannur region (April 21 – 22).