Parassinikadavu Sri Muthappan Temple
|Location:||20 kilometers from Kannur|
|Main Attraction:||Theyyam ritual that is performed daily|
This magnificent temple believes in the principle of secularism. People irrespective of their caste, creed and religion can come to this temple to pray. The motto of this temple is “Vasudaiva Kutumbakam”, which means the whole world is one family. It is located on the banks of Valapatanam River and provides a visual treat to anyone visiting the temple. Along with spiritual satisfaction, one also gets to relax in the serene surroundings of the temple.
People come here from far and wide to seek blessings here. The temple conducts a ritual on a daily basis that is known as Theyyam. In this ritual, men wear masks and colorful costumes and perform this art form. This ritual symbolizes the conflict between good and evil. It gives the message that good shall always triumph over evil.
How to Reach Parassinikadavu Sri Muthappan Temple
The Karipur airport is located at a distance of 93 kilometers from this temple.
The Kannur railway station is located at a distance of 20 kilometers from this temple.
This temple can be easily reached from anywhere in Kerala as Kannur is well connected by a wide network of roads.