Thrissur Pooram

Luck, calm jumbos behind tragedy-free Thrissur Pooram

Organisers failed to maintain mandatory safe distance between people and elephants, say animal rights activists   

published on : 14th May 2022

Nothing stopped these differently-abled women from watching Thrissur Pooram

If there is a will, there is a way, goes the adage.

published on : 14th May 2022

Thrissur Pooram: Rain plays dampener, fireworks put off

 The major fireworks display which was scheduled to happen in the wee hours of Wednesday and later postponed was again postponed to May 15 (Sunday) because of heavy rain.

published on : 12th May 2022

Deities bid farewell, Thrissur Pooram ends

A similar procession by Thiruvambady Dewaswom too reached there by 8am.

published on : 12th May 2022

Sun or rain, Thrissur Pooram in all grandeur again

Pent-up emotions find a release after two years | Pooram fans jostle for space at Thekkinkad Maidan as state’s rich cultural heritage & splendour unfold

published on : 11th May 2022

Idli, sambar at Rs 2 from Christian priest and team at Thrissur Pooram

Though Swaraj Round in Thrissur town has several hotels that serve quality food, seats get filled fast as lakhs of people throng the town on pooram day.

published on : 11th May 2022

Paramekkavu’s Elanjithara Melam enthrals packed crowd at Thrissur Pooram

If one has to see the spirit of festival at its peak, then Elanjithara Melam of Paramekkavu Bhagavathy inside Sree Vadakkumnathan temple is the perfect moment.

published on : 11th May 2022

Confluence of colours, rhythm at Thrissur Pooram

The rain, which started at 6.45pm, could not dampen the spirit of the crowd as they cheered on when each umbrella went up in the air.

published on : 11th May 2022

Thrissur Pooram: Ceremonies begin with elephant parade for participating temples 

The much-awaited day for the spectacular show of Thrissur Pooram has arrived. Thousands of people started flowing to Thekkinkadu Maidan to watch the largest festival in the state.

published on : 10th May 2022

Thrissur Pooram: Aniyan Marar to complete decade at helm of pandi melam

At 76, Aniyettan is thrilled to lead the Melam for Thiruvambady once again, though he has some health issues.

published on : 10th May 2022

Thrissur Pooram: Railways allocates more ticket counters, train stoppages, amenities for passengers

At Thrissur station, five unreserved ticket(UTS) counters will function at the main entrance and one UTS counter will function at the second entrance. 

published on : 10th May 2022

Thrissur Pooram: 42 veterinary officers to examine fitness of participating elephants

A team of 42 veterinary officers will be on duty to examine fitness of elephants participating in Thrissur Pooram.

published on : 10th May 2022

Pooram back, all eyes on Thrissur

Several thousand people gathered at the south gate of Sree Vadakkunathan temple to witness the proclamation ceremony

published on : 10th May 2022

Thousands cheer as tusker Ernakulam Sivakumar proclaims arrival of Thrissur Pooram

The Thrissur Pooram will be celebrated in all its splendour on Tuesday

published on : 9th May 2022

Savarkar's image in Thrissur Pooram umbrella sparks controversy

The umbrellas, featuring various renaissance and freedom movement leaders including Mahatma Gandhi, Bhagat Singh and other prominent leaders from Kerala, also have an image of Savarkar.

published on : 9th May 2022
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