Theyyam

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Theyyam (TeyyamTheyyattam ) (Malayalam:തെയ്യം) is a popular ritual form of worship of North Malabar in Kerala, India, predominant in the Kolathunadu area (consisting of present day KasargodKannur Districts, Mananthavady Taluk of Wayanadand Vadakara and Koyilandy Taluks ofKozhikode of Kerala) and also in Kodagu andTulu nadu of Karnataka as a living cult with several thousand-year-old traditions, rituals and customs. 

The above excerpt is from Wikipedia.

These photos were taken from  Vadakkekavu, Pattuvam, Kannur on 28th February, 2016

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