Whenever you plan to schedule your Kerala tourism, try to look for dates when the elaborate temple festivals are held. The exotic state of India will definitely entreat your heart and soul and present you with the most glorious sights that you could ever witness in your lifetime.
Thrissur, a small town in Kerala is where the biggest of all Poorams are held. Every year thousands of tourists on a trip to Kerala visit this small town during the celebration of temple festival to experience the 36 hours of the most delightful festivities. The tradition of Thrissur Pooram is almost 200 years old. It was ushered by the then ruler of Cochin, Raja Rama Verma. He decided to break the norms and create a unified venue for festive celebrations. Raja Rama Verma, also known as Sakthan Thampuram unified temples situated around his territory and organized Thrissur Pooram as a festival where masses could participate in full swing.
Festooned with colors, pageantry and smeared with religious fervor, the beautiful small towns of Kerala transform into pockets of glory each year during the elaborate temple festivals. Try experiencing this different flavor of Kerala holidays as well apart from exploring its verdant landscape.