Mazhoor Dharmikulangara Temple is located 5 km east of Taliparamba
in Kannur District
. The temple is now managed by Trichambaram Temple Committee. The main deity in the temple is Balram
, brother of Sree Krishna
. Legends have it that, every year Balram visits Sree Krishna at Trichambaram temple and they walk together to Pookkothu Nada. At the Pookkothu Nada they rejoice, dancing and blessing thousands of devotees who attend the festival. Only after the arrival of Balram on the 14th day, regular puja
s are offered to the deity.
At Kannur is the nearest railway station and bus station. Calicut Airport is the closest airport.