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Ezhome Sree Vadakkathi Bhagavathi Temple – Theyyam Kaliyattam Thira Festival

Ezhome Sree Vadakkathi Bhagavathi temple is located at Ezhome in Kannur district, Kerala. The shrine is dedicated to Goddess Vadakkathy Bhagavathi. The annual theyyam thira kaliyattam festival is held for three days in Malayalam Makara Masam – Makaram 27 to Makaram 29 (February 10 to February 12).

This is a small temple with chathura sreekovil – square sanctum sanctorum – for the main deities. The roof and walls of the main shrine are traditionally decorated. Upa devatas are worshipped under trees, small sanctum and atop raised square platform. Sankranti in every Malayalam month is of great significance. Vishu is an important festival here.

The important theyyams that can be worshipped at Ezhome Sree Vadakkathi Bhagavathi temple are Vadakkathy Bhagavathy theyyam, Vishnumoorthi theyyam, Madayil Chamundi, Bali theyyam, Dhooliyanga Bhagavathy theyyam and Kundor Chamundi.