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Annur Sree Vannadil Yogi Madam Temple – Theyyam Thira Kaliyattam Festival

Annur Sree Vannadil Yogi Madam temple is located at Annur near Payyanur in Kannur district, Kerala. The shrine is dedicated to Chamundi, Kurathi and Vishnumoorthi. The annual theyyam thira kaliyattam festival is held for two days in Malayalam Kumbha Masam – February 18 and February 19.

The important theyyams that can be witnessed at Annur Sree Vannadil Yogi Madom temple are Bhairavan theyyam, Kundor Chamundi theyyam, Kurathi theyyam and Vishnumoorthi theyyam.

This is a small temple with a chathura sreekovil – square sanctum sanctorum. The shrine has a decorated roof with traditional motifs. Certain deities are worshipped atop square platforms and under trees. Important pujas are performed here on Sankranti day which falls in the middle of a month as per Malayalam calendar.