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Temple Festivals to explore in Kollam

Kollam

The Kollam district has a cross section of Kerala's natural attributes. It is endowed with a longer coatstline

Oachira Parabrahma Temple
Oachira Parabrahma TempleOachira Rd, Oachira, Kerala 690525, India

An ancient temple and a Hindu pilgrimage site. The temple is home to Oachirakkali- a famous ritual performed here during June wherein traditional martial arts experts conduct mock-fighting in muddy water. The temple also hosts the festival of cattle, 28 days after Onam- the harvest festival of Kerala. The festival of cattle consists of gigantic idols of bull made of cloth & hay which are then pulled on giant wheels to the Oachira Temple from the sites where they are made.

Map of Temple Festivals to explore in Kollam