Elephants are the integral part of Kerala Culture. Elephants with Handcrafted Caparison or Nettipattam gives them the royal image and from the processions to daily routine poojas in temples are often accompanied by elephants.
Especially in Kerala, every festival will have Panchvadyam which got its name because they use five (pancha) musical instrument. Festivals of Kerala are in different scales. Thrissur pooram is one of the biggest events in Kerala with so many elephants participating in the event.
Another specialty of the events are colorful umbrellas (Muthukuda) used during the processions. Together every festival in Kerala are a visual treat to people seeking excitement and endless surprises.