Paramekkavu Bhagavathi Temple is one of the largest Bagavathi temples in Kerala. Paramekkavu Bagavathitemple is located in Thrissur in Kerala South India and is considered to be over a 1000 years old. One of the renowned temples in middle Kerala. One of the two participating temples in Thrissur Pooram. The well known Thrissur pooram is a "festival rivalry" between Pramekkavu Temple and Thiruvambady Temple. The temples of Paramekkavu and Thiruvambadi are friendly rivals in the pooram with both sides vying each other to present the best, whether it be illumination or Kudamattam, the competitive display of colourful parasols atop caparisoned elephants. This video presents the captivating illumination of Paramekkavu temple. The ceremonial procession with fifteen caparisoned elephants from Paramekkavu temple to the Vadakkumnathan temple premises, where the festival is held, is a captivating sight. Elephant pageantry and traditional percussion orchestras like Panchavadyam and Pandimelam are other attractions of this grand festival at Thrissur (Trichur), Kerala, India.