Attuvela Mahotsavam is a water carnival which is celebrated in Elankavu Sree Bhagavathy Temple, Vadayar, Kottayam district of Kerala.
Time of the festival:
During March – April every year
The Attuvela Mahotsavam is a traditional festival of Kerala which is basically a water carnival. It is also observed that this day is celebrated as the welcome ceremony for the Goddess of Kodungalloor who comes to visit her sister, the Goddess of Elamkavu.
The Goddess visits her sister only once in a year. The festival is of two days and during these two day Attuvela, beautifully illuminated canopy, carrying a huge replica of the Attuvela temple, sail down the waters.