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Monday, October 14, 2013

Pallikunnu church

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Pallikkunnu Church is a famous pilgrim centre of Wayanad. This Latin Catholic church dedicated to Lourdes mother was built by a French priest Fr. Jefraine in 1905 at Meenangadi, about 19 km from Kalpetta.

The major festival of the church falls in the month of February. Another peculiarity of the church is that several rituals and practices of the church resemble that of Hindu temples.

Location

19 km from Kalpetta

How to reach

By road: Catch a bus from Kalpetta to Vilmbumbukandam or Venniyode and get down at Pallikunnu stop

Festival

Annual two-week festival in February 2 to 18(mathrubhumi)

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