The 10-day annual festival at the centuries’ old Sreevallabha temple in Thiruvalla began with the Kodiyettu ceremony on Thursday. Temple Tantri, Agnisarman Narayanan Vasudevan Bhattathirippad of Kuzhikkattu Illom, performed the rituals in connection with the Kodiyettu and hoisted the flag. Hundreds of devotees attended the ceremony.

Thiruvalla Revenue Divisional Officer A. Gopakumar inaugurated the festival feast.

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