Also ‘Malakhayude Perunnal’, this is an annual festival held in Ollur, since 1839. It draws thousands of pilgrims. The Ollur Forane church, founded in 1718 AD is one of the oldest churches and dedicated to St Anthony, also houses a famous Shrine of Raphael the Archangel. The festival, held on 23rd and 24th October of each year, is one of the most important Christian festivals in Kerala.