Pulikali….! – its a word that a guy from Thrissur cant forget

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Pulikali : PULI means TIGER/Cheetah; KALI means play – This play used to conduct on the 4th day from ONAM,a festival of kerala. Its the most traditional festival that every keralite used to celebrate. Since i am from thrissur, pulikali is something that i cant avoid during the onam festival.
On the 4th day from the ONAM, the groups of the PULI(TIGER) will come in a procession and circulate the thrissur town. The scene is very eye catching and but its very painful for the people who demonstrate the play. They need to suffer a lot because their body is fully covered with paint. Any how lot of people come to watch the play.See some of the photos i have taken….


2 thoughts on “Pulikali….! – its a word that a guy from Thrissur cant forget

    Wheeler said:
    July 3, 2010 at 7:30 pm

    I see your pictures of this festival – thankyou very interesting. Do you know on what date in 2010 it will be happening again?

      Abin Jaik Antony responded:
      July 4, 2010 at 1:04 am

      Hi karen,
      This year it will be on 25-August-2010. It will be conducted in Thrissur[Kerala,India] Town after 3:00 PM . its lasts only for 7-8 hours.

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