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Kodakkad Kotten Veedu Tharavadu Temple – Kaliyattam Theyyam Thira Festival

Kodakkad Kotten Veedu Tharavadu temple is located at Kodakkad in Kasaragod district, Kerala. The shrine is dedicated to Bhagavathy, Vishnumoorthi and other related deities. The annual theyyam thira kaliyattam festival is held for two days in Malayalam Dhanu Masam – Dhanu 15 to Dhanu 16 (December 30 to December 31).

The important theyyam that can be witnessed at Kodakkad Kotten Veedu Tharavadu temple are Dhandyanghanathu Bhagavathi, Gulikan theyyam, Guru Daivam, Pulli Bhagavathy theyyam and Vishnumoorthi theyyam.

This is a family maintained private temple. The main sanctum is attached to the house. Some deities are worshiped atop square platforms and under trees. Sankranti in a Malayalam month is of great importance.