Travancore Devaswom Board ยป Paikunni Aarattu

Paikunni Aarattu

p The 10 day annual festival will be held at sabarimala Ayyappa temple in March/April(Meenam).The temple open on Karthika(star),10 day before uthram(star).The important temple ritual,Utsavabali, is performed during all 10 days,and also after pushpabhishekam,the auspicious padipooja would be performed in the evening.Paikunni uthram festival is on the last day of the 10 days festival and the aarattu ceremony held at pamba river.The temple closes after athazhapooja and harivarasanam.