Vishuvilakkutsavam, the eight-day annual festival at Palotukavu temple,
falls in the Malayalam month of Medam (April/May).
Theyyam performances are staged every morning and evening of the
festival. On the concluding night, an array of awe inspiring Theyyams
like Daivathareeswaran, Kurathi, Kundora Chamundy, Nellorthy, Pothy,
Angakaram, Oorvasi, Vettakkorumakan etc. are presented till day break.
Located at a panoramic site in Azhikode, 6 kms from Kannur, the temple
is dedicated to Lord Vishnu in his incarnation as 'Matsya' (Fish).
Palotukavu Temple, Kannur, Kerala.
April / May.