Muthappan is the most popular God in Kannur District
. Muthappan Theyyam is a famous theyyam performed here. The daily offerings made to Muthappan at the Parassinikadavu temple are also different from that in other temples.The theyyam performed in the famous Parassinikadavu temple is known as Muthappan Theyyam. During Muthappan Theyyam, the performer consumes liquor and serves it to other spectators. By allowing alcohol into temple grounds, Muthappan breaks the temple rules.