'Machattuvela' also known as 'Machattu Mamangam' is celebrated with
great pomp, pageantry and splendour on the last day of the five-day
annual festival at Machattu Thiruvanikavu Temple near Vadakkancherry,
Organising For The Celebration
colorful procession is accompanied by tradition percussion instruments.
Prime Attractions of Thrissur (Trichur)
29 km northwest of Thrissur, Guruvayoor, where the
famous Sree Krishan Temple is situated, is one of the most sacred and
important pilgrim centres of Kerala. The historic temple is shrouded in
mystery. According to belief, the temple was created by 'Guru'- the
preceptor of the gods and 'Vayu'- the God of winds.