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Book NowKanathurkavu Utsavam in Kerala

Every festival of Kerala is special and beautiful, every occasion held in the place brings a lot of people to witness the celebration. Kanathurkavu is an ancient Hindu temple in the heart of Kannur consecrated to the Goddess Mahadevi and later to Sree Rama also. During the annual festival in April, thousands of people go there to witness Theyyattam, dance ritual of the Mahadevi and other Gods.

The Kanathurkavu Utsavam is one of the most ardently celebrated festivals of Kerala which is held in the Kanathurkavu Temple in Kannur. The temple is dedicated to the Goddess Mahadevi and Sree Rama and is regarded highly by the devotees. The Kanathurkavu Utsavam is the annual festival celebrated in this temple which exhibits the ritualistic traditions and culture of Kerala, a must see during your South India Tour.

Kanathurkavu Utsavam in Kerala

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The chief attraction of this festival is the Theyyattam or Theyyam, the traditional dance ritual of Goddess Mahadevi and other Gods.

Theyyattam is one of the widely practiced dance forms in Kerala which involved dramatic makeup, colourful costume, and energetic movements. His dance form is believed to be a representation of the souls of gods and goddesses and heroes of the land and well as goddess’ victory over the evil demon Daruka and others. This dance performance is perhaps the best attractions of the Kanathurkavu Utsavam in Kerala and is one of the top draws of any Kerala Tour during this time of the year.
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