Arattupuzha Tharakkal Pooram is celebrated the day before the main pooram, on this day Sasthavu comes out with a procession of 9 elephants accompanied by pandi melam. Also Thottippal Bhagavathy with 3 elephants and pancha vadyam and Oorakathamma also with 3 elephants will be present.
Triprayar Sree Rama Swami Temple is located in Triprayar, around 22 km from Thrissur or 23 km away from Guruvayur,around 30 km from Irinjalakuda, around 24 km from Kodungallur. The main diety here in the temple is Sree Rama as the name suggests. The deity is the presiding deity of the famous Arattupuzha Pooram. Ekadasi is one of the most important festivals at the temple. The shots or photos below were taken on 7th Dec 2015.