Arattupuzha pooram 2018 event date – known as mother of all poorams
Arattupuzha pooram – popular pooram event in thrissur known as Devamela
Arattupuzha temple is very popular as the sastha temple in kerala which became the unique one by the main deity worshiped in the temple, this is one one of the rare temples in kerala to worship guru vasishta as the main deity. according to hindu mythology, guru vasishta is most commonly known as the master of rama. arattupuzha temple is one of the ancient temples kerala, it is believed that it was built thousand years back. arattupuzha pooram is the great festival that annuall hold here. arattupuzha pooram is also known as the mother of all poorams in kerala. pooram are one of the traditional mark of kerala festivals. especially in middle kerala.
Arattupuzha pooram is falling in malayalam month meenam which may in march or april according ti the gregorian calendar. the pooram is conducting in connection with seven day annual festival at arattupuzha temple. the last two days of the festival become more colorful. arattupuzha pooram is also known as the deva mela, the name deva mela showing how got this name, according to hindu mythology it is believed that deities from other places here to participate in the ceremony. there are 23 deities from other places in thrissur to take part at the event. this deva mela has the culture of thousand plus years.
cherppu bhagavathy is one of the main deity attend in the festival. as usual in thrissur pooram fire works and kudamattam are the core part of arattupuzha pooram. sasthavinte melam is the event that host on the last day of pooram which is the assembly of elephants. pancharimelam is also a main one. arattupuzha temple located at arattupuzha in thrissur district, there are are thousand of people came to enjoy the pooram ceremony on the last day of festival. it is the event in kerala that marked as one of the oldest pooram ceremony.
arattupuzha pooram 2018:- 29 march, Thursday