The ‘Thiru Utsavam’ or the temple festival at Punthalaveetil Temple , Pazhakulam, 2011, was celebrated in the month of April 10 -14 th coinciding as always with the festival of ‘Vishu”.
This tiny village in Adoor district of Kerala ,comes alive with colour , music and cultural extravaganzas during this time of the year. regardless of the torrential , erratic rain that puts a slight damper on it.
-complete with bangle sellers, food stalls, dance dramas, Naadan Paatu(folk songs), Thudi muzhakkam(drumming with Thudi/tribal drum), Thottam Paatu( Song about Devi).
Dramas along with other temple activitites and rituals like Readings from Bhagvad Gita, various pujas etc are held .