Attukal Pongala 2014, Attukal Pongala Festival at Attukal Devi Temple Thiruvananthapuram

Attukal Pongala 2014, Attukal Pongala Festival 2014 date, Pongal 2014 date in Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, Thiruvananthapuram…. 

Attukal Pongala is festival dedicated to Attukal Devi and celebrated at Attukal Devi or Attukal Bhagavathi Temple, Thiruvananthapuram or Trivandrum, Kerala. Attukal Pongala 2014 date is February 16.

‘Pongala Utsavam’ of Attukal Pongala begins in the 3rd week of February and lasts for 10 days, ending on March 15. It is one of the largest religious congregations of women in India.  It is observed during Kumbha Masam (February – March) in Malayalam calendar.

Attukal Pongala 2009 was registered in Guinness Book as the largest gathering of women in the world which attracted approximately 27 lakh devotees. Attukal Pongala 2013 is ready to set the new record with a congregation of over 35 lakh women devotees at one place.

Attukal Pongala is a festival during which women devotees offer Pongala or the boiled rice to the presiding deity, Goddess Parvati or Attukalamma, in the Attukal Devi Temple. Women cook Pongala in the temple premises and offer to the Goddess with utmost fervor.

Attukal Pongal 2013 date was February 26. Attukal Pongala 2012 date is March 7, 2012.

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  1. “SARVA MANGALA MAGALYE SHIVE SARVATHA SATHIKE SARNYE THRIYAMBHAKE GOURI NARAYANI NAMOSTHUTHE”

    “MAY GODESS BLESSING MAY SHOWER ON”

    HAVING INCLINATION THAT OUT OF ALL 56 SAKTI PEEDH MAY ATTUKAL, CHHOTANIKARA, MOOKAMBIKA FEW OF THEM HAVING SIMILARITY TO MAA AMBHA, VASHODEVI, JWALA JI, MAHA KALI ETC.

  2. May happiness, wealth, wisdom, prosperity, joy, shower on u all on this auspicious day of attukal pongala. May the blessings of Devi always be with u all.. May u have a safe and happy pongala!!!!!!

  3. WITH BLESSING OF ATTUAKALAMMA, IN MAHARASHTRA THE BIRTH PLACE OF SHIVAJI – KALAYAN, AT JERIMERRY MATHAT TEMPLE PREMISES SINDE LAST 2 YEARS WITH KEEN OF DEVOTEES WE ARE CONDUCTING ATTUKAL PONGALA WITH MORE THAN 5000DEVOTEES, AND THIS YEAR ALSO WE HAD DECIDED TO DO, AND WE ARE SURE GTHAT AMMAS BLESSING IT WILL BE HAPPEND ON VERY RELIGIOUSWAY.
    I MAY REQUEST YOU ALL TO SEND YOUR MORAL SUPPORT

  4. The Secretary, kindly note that when enquired the date of Pongala for the year 2012 understatan its on March 07, whereas all website showing March, 08, pl clear this, as we are conducting since last 2 years the same same of Attuakalamma Pongala on the large way. Hope you will clarify the same, I am writing this mail on urgent basis as we have to anounce the date of Pongala.

  5. Amme Narayana, Devi Narayana

    Om

    Kaleem Meghasamaprabham Trinayanam
    vethala kandastitham
    khalgam kheda kapala darukasira kritwa karagreeshu cha
    Bhootha pretha pisacha mathrusahitam
    Mundasrajalamkritam
    Vande dushta masookadivipadam
    Samharineem ….. Eeswareem .

  6. sarva mangala mangalya siva sarvardha sadhika saranya thrayambaka gouri narayani namosthutha…………….. MAY UR BLESSINGS BE ALWAYS WITH US…

  7. AMBE NARAYANA, DEVI NARAYAN , LAKSHMI NARAYANA, BHADRE NARAYANA…… LET AMMAN BLESS ALL GREAT SUCCESS FOR YEARS TO COME

  8. Attukal ponkala is the biggest festival in attukal bhagavthi temple in trivandrum. not only the people of thiruvananthapuram but also from karnataka and tamil nadu devoptees participate in the celebrations of attukal pongala.

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