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Pattuvatheru Sree Kurumba Bhagavathy Temple – Theyyam – Kaliyattam Festival

Chirakkal Pattuvatheru Sree Kurumba Bhagavathy temple is located at Chirakkal, Kannur district, Kerala. The shrine is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathi. The annual theyyam thira kaliyattam festival in the temple is observed from January 22 to January 25 (Malayala Masam Makaram 8 to 11).

This is a traditional Kerala style small temple with a sanctum sanctorum dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathi and numerous other deities that are worshipped in Kavu and temples in North Kerala. Some subsidiary deities are worshipped on specially designated square platforms.

The theyyams performed in Pattuvatheru Sree Kurumba Bhagavathy temple are Chooliyar Bhagavathy theyyam, Moovalamkuzhi Chamundi theyyam, Thekkan Gulikan, Thai Paradevatha theyyam, Oorpazhassi theyyam, Vishnumoorthi theyyam and Vettakkorumakan theyyam.