Padayani Festivals

Kallisseri Padayani

Date:06-03-2022 to 06-03-2022

Sree Azhakiyakavu Devi Temple is located on the banks of the river Pamba at Kallisseri near Chengannur. The annual padayani festival, known as Kallisseri Padayani, celebrated for eight days starts from Uthradam asterism to Aswathy asterism in the Malayalam month of Kumbham (Mid February-Mid March). 

The festival begins with ‘Choottu vaipu’ and concludes with the performance of Bhairavi Kolam and Pooppada.  Kaalan Kolam, Sundara Yakshi and Ambara Yakshi are the other kolams performing at Kallisseri.


Kallisseri Azhakiyakavu Devi Temple, Chengannur


Chengannur Part,
Kerala - 689124



Festival Date

Malayalam month of Kumbham

Getting there

The temple is located about 3 kms away from Chengannur Town. Chengannur Railway Station, via Kallisseri- Eraviperoor Road, about 3 kms.




In Kerala, festival dates are decided in accordance with the Malayalam calendar and the local traditions and customs. We have calculated the festival dates based on these. But there can be changes in the dates according to the customs and rituals associated with each place of worship. As such, these should be considered only as approximate dates and have to be confirmed with the local authorities.