Actor Jayaram leads 'Pavizhamallitharamelam' at Chottanikkara temple
Chottanikkara: For the third year in a row, actor Jayaram led the famed ‘Pavizhamallitharamelam’, held as part of the Navaratri celebrations at the Chottanikkara temple.
Hundreds of people gathered to bear witness to the Pancharimelam. Jayaram’s wife and yesteryear actress Parvathy also attended the event.
The Panchari melam was held on the Durgashtami day on Sunday during the ‘Seeveli’.
Around 150 percussion artistes performed in the three-hour-long melam which was led by the actor.
The idanthala (left head) was graced by Jayaram, Chottanikkara Sathyan Narayana Marar, Thirumarayur Rajesh Marar, Aanikkad Krishnakumar, Aanikkad Gopakumar and Udayanapuram Hari.
Thirty-five artistes including Kuzhoor Balan, Pallippuram Jayan and Chottanikkara Ranjith enriched Valanthala (right head).