Thrissur: �Kavutheendal ceremony was observed as part of the Bharani festival at the Kodungalloor Bhagavathy Temple on Friday.
�Komarams, participants in the ceremony, brandished ceremonial swords and sang earthy songs in praise of the Goddess. Clad in red, they hurled sticks at the temple. Around 4.30 p.m., thousands stormed into the temple signifying Kavutheendal. Singing songs, they worked themselves up into frenzy