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Thiruvarkatu Kavu Temple

Thiruvarkatu Kavu Temple is situated at Madayi, a small village in Kannur District. It is dedicated to Goddess Bhagavathi and Lord Shiva.

The 8 day festival of Pooram is the major event celebrated here. Final two days of the festival are marked by a fine display of seven different Theyyams. A form of folk dance, Poorakali is staged on all these days early in the morning.

Madayi is around 22 km from Kannur. Madayi Mosque, built by Malik Ibn Dinar, is a nearby attraction.

Updated on 8th July, 2005
District: Kannur
Location: Madayi


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