Thrissur Pooram 2017, Trichur Pooram festival 2017 at Vadakkunnathan Temple in Kerala. Thrissur Pooram festival in 2017. Thrissur Pooram 2017 Timings, Schedule, fireworks timetable.
Thrissur Pooram, also known as Trichur Pooram festival is the biggest temple festival in Kerala celebrated at Vadakkunnathan Temple in Thrissur district. Thrissur Pooram 2017 date is May 5.
Thrissur Pooram falls on Pooram or Puram nakshatram in Medam month as per traditional Kerala Malayalam calendar. The festival is also known as the Pooram of all Poorams (the biggest festival). Only more than 200 years old, Trissur Pooram is celebrated widely in Kerala as it has become the grand state festival.
The ruler of Cochin, Sakthan Thamparan (Raja Ravi Varma) who was known for his decisive administration orchestrated the Pooram festival to be held in Trissur. Sankthan Thamparan unified 10 temples around Trissur and organized the Pooram at Vadakkunathan Temple.
In 2017, Thrissur Pooram starts with Madathil Varau at 11 am, Elanjithara Melam at 2.30 pm, Kudumattam (Royal Darbar) at 5.30 pm on 5th May. The spectacular show of fireworks is celebrated on 6th May 2017 at 3 AM.
Detailed Schedule or Timings of Thrissur Pooram 2017 Celebrations
Madthil varavu 11:00 AM
Paramekkavu purappadu 12:00 PM
Elanjitharamelam 2:00 PM to 4:15 PM
Royal Darbar ( Kudamattam- Thekkottirakkam) 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Fireworks – 6 May 2017 – 3:00AM to 6:00AM.Fare well 12.00 PM