Chembai Music Festival is an annual festival of Kerala
that is celebrated during the month of September. It is conducted by Sri Chembai Memorial Trust in memory of Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavathar
, a famous
Carnatic classical music
vocalist. Thousands of Carnatic musicians take part in this fabulous event. In the festival, Sri Thyagaraja
’s 'Pancharatna Krithis' is sung by the leading artists.