Festivals of Adichikkavu Sree Durga Devi Kshetram
The temple celebrates many festivals during which it is decked beautifully with lights and flowers. Some of the festivals celebrated by the temple have been described below:
Pathamudayam- The major festival of the temple is Pathamudayam. It takes place during the month of Medam (April). It is a ten day celebrations that begins with Vish, and ends on 23 April with night long celebrations.
Sapthaha Yajnam- This festival is celebrated every year for 7 days. The deity is worshipped by the devotees and food id prepared for the devotees.
Pongala- Every year women gather in this temple and prepare Pongala which is rice cooked with jaggery, ghee, coconut as well as other ingredients in small pots. It is prepared to please Goddess Durga and it is later offered to her.
Parayeduppu- Parayeduppu takes place in the festival season, before Pathamudayam.
Navaha Yajnam- Each year, 'Navaha Yajnam' is celebrated for 9 days. Devotees visiting the temple offer worship to the deity. Food is also prepared for them.
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