Chottanikkara Bhagavathy Temple Ernakulam, in Kerala

Chottanikkara Bhagavathy temple, located near Ernakulam enshrines Bhagawati – the mother Goddess, one of the most popular deities in Kerala. Enroute is the Poornatrayesa temple at Tripunittura. The Devi is worshipped along with Lord Vishnu. Together, they are known as Lakshminarayana. People who have mental illness seek refuge in the divine mother, who graciously cures […]

Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, Thiruvanthapuram: Sabarimala of Women

Attukal Bhagavathy Temple in Kerala is one of the ancient temples in South India and is popularly described as the Sabarimala of the Women, as women form the major portion of devotees. The Attukal Pongal has made its way to the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest religious congregation of women on a […]

Nadathurappu Festival at Thiruvairanikulam Temple in Kerala, Sabarimala of Women

Nadathurappu festival or Nadathurappu Mahotsavam is a 12-day celebration held at Thiruvairanikulam Mahadeva Temple near Aluva in Ernakulam district of Kerala. In 2012, Nadathurappu Mahotsavam has begun on 8 January, Sunday, and will end on January 19. Sree Parvathy Devi Temple in Thiruvairanikulam temple (Sabarimala of Women) will be kept open for darshan for only […]