Fast, Fair and Festivals of India Fast, Fair and Festivals of India
Celebrated In : Palakkad, Kerala
Centre of Activity : Pattambi Mosque
Held in : First week of February
To commemorate : Aloor Valiya Pookunjkoya Thangal
The annual feast of the Pattambi Mosque situated 61 kms from Palakkad, falls in the first week of February. About 70- 80 tuskers are lined up for the festival.
Throngs of believers from all corners of the state attend this festival, which is held in memory of Aloor Valiya Pookunjkoya Thangal - a Muslim saint of South Malabar.

The town is illuminated brilliantly and a pageant replete with traditional musical ensembles like 'Panchavadyam' and 'Thayambaka' is taken out in the night. Various art forms get under way on the banks of the river Bharathappuzha.
Pattambi Mosque - The Venue of Pattambi Nercha Festival