Attukal Pongala Schedule 2020

Attukal Pongala (Pongala Mahotsavam) at Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, Thiruvananthapuram is one of the largest religious congregation and the largest women congregation in the world. In 2020, Attukal Pongala festival is being celebrated from March 1st to March 10th. And the world popular Attukal Pongala Hearth is on March 9, 2020. Attukal Pongala is a ten-day […]

Kuthiyottam ritual at Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, Thiruvananthapuram

Kuthiyottam at Attukal Bhagavathy Temple Thiruvananthapuram

Kuthiyottam ritual at Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, Thiruvananthapuram… The Kerala State Human Rights Commission’s (KSHRC) opinion regarding the ‘Kuthiyottam’ ritual performed at Attukal Bhagavathy Temple has sparked a controversy with the Temple Trust and Hindu factions stating that it was an age old ritual and there was no harassment of the children as alleged. The KSHRC […]

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 […]

Attukal Pongala, 26 February 2013

Today, 26 February 2013 is Attukal Pongala festival in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Attukal Bhagavathy Temple of Thiruvananthapuram becomes the venue for the largest religious congregation of women in the world. 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 […]