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Konganpada


Konganpada is a festival combining religious beliefs with history, celebrated at the Bhagavathy temple at Chittoor, 11 kms from Palakkad town.

The festival celebrates the historic victory of the Chittoor Nairs over the Militia of Konganadu. The 3rd day features 101 rounds of the ceremonial firing of ironpipe crackers (Kathina Vedi).
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Firing of 101 Iron Pipe Crackers.