Sabarimala Yatra

The Sabarimala Yatra is undertaken by Ayyappa devotees during the month of October to January. Devotees take the Ayyappa deeksha and get initiated into the yatra by wearing the Ayyappa mala which is made of rudraksha or tulsi beads. The initiation process is always done by the priest or senior devotee called Guruswami who has […]

Do’s and Don’ts at Sabarimala Yatra

Sabarimala Pilgrimage is undertaken by millions of people every year. The temple at Sabarimala is surrounded by dense forests and most of the devotees visit the temple between October and January every year. This makes the small place very crowded and following some simple rules can make the atmosphere better for all the pilgrims. The […]

Sabarimala Special Trains 2009-2010 from Aurangabad and Akola for Ayyappa Yatra

Sabarimala Special trains will run by South Central Railway in December 2009 and January 2010 season to some Maharashtra cities like Aurangabad and Akola to clear extra rush. Aurangabad – Kollam special train Sabarimala pilgrimage (via Secunderabad and Vijayawada): A special train, number 766-C will start from Aurangabad at 5o clock in the morning on […]

Sabarimala Special Trains from Hyderabad for Ayyappa Pilgrimage 2009-2010

Sabarimala special trains will run by South Central Railway from December 6, 2009 to January 18, 2010. Hyderabad – Kollam (via Vijayawada) special train number 766 will start from Hyderabad at 1 pm on below given dates in December, 2009 – December 6, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, and 30. […]

Sabarimala Ayyappa Yatra 2009 – 2010 – Hassle-free Darshan for Andhra Pradesh devotees

Sabarimala Ayyappa yatra 2009 -2010 will be a hassle-free darshan for Andhra Pradesh devotees. Sabarimala Ayyappa Bhakta Samajam has decided to start help desks at all major temples and stations throughout the state. In the past, many devotees were gone missing and some devotees died because of poor communication between Ayyappa Bhakta mandali groups. The […]