The Arattupuzha Village is known for the annual Pooram Festival held at this temple in April / May. The Sree Sastha Temple, dedicated to Lord Ayyappa, which is believed to be more than three thousand years old and its premises are the venue for the festivities. It is believed that the deity here is the embodiment of the divine potential of Guru Vasishta, the master of Sri Rama.The uniqueness of this festival is the ceremonial processions where the images of the deities of forty one neighboring temples are carried to this village for the grand assemblage called ‘Devamela’.


Located 15 km south of Thrissur in Vallachira Panchayath


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