Sabarimala Thiruvabharanam Procession from January 12, 2018

The holy procession will be starting from Valiyakoyikkal Dharmasastha Kshethram at Pandalam on 12th January 2018 and will reach Sabarimala Sannidanam on the Makaravilakku Day, 14th of Jan- this year. ”Thiruvabharanam” is the sacred divine gold ornaments of Lord Ayyappa. On the Makarasangrama day, Lord Ayyappa s idol in Sannidhanam is adorned with these sacred […]

Harivarasanam Song Meaning & Translation

Every devotee of Lord Ayyappa is familiar with the harivarasanam song. Here we present you with the meaning of Harivarasanam song. This was composed by Sri Kambankkudy Kulathur Srinivasa Iyer. This song is played every night at Sabarimala before closing the temple. Harivarasanam Vishwamohanam Haridadhiswaram aaradhyapadhukam Arivimardhanam Nithyanarthanam Hariharathmajam Devamashraye Sharanam Ayyappa Swamy Sharanam Ayyappa […]

Sabarimala Mandalam Season 2017-2018 begins

On 15 November 2017 Sabarimala Mandalam season 2017-2018 begins with special pujas. Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple will be opened on 15th November at 5 pm. Mandala Puja is the most celebrated festival season in Sabarimala temple which ends on December 26, 2017 at 10 pm. Temple will reopen on December 30 for Makaravilakku festival. Lakhs of devotees visit […]

Kochuveli – Chennai Special Trains for Sabarimala season

Kochuveli – Chennai Special Trains for Sabarimala season in December 2014 & January 2015. Southern Railway will run special trains to clear the extra rush of passengers during Sabarimala pilgrimage season. Train number 00652 Kochuveli- Chennai Central Premium Superfast special train notified to run on December 11, 14, 18, 21, 23 and 25 has been […]

Declare Sabarimala as National Piligrim Center, TDB asks govt

Declare Sabarimala as National Piligrim Center, TDB asks govt… Travancore Devaswom Board president M P Govindan Nair has said that TDB is all for the declaration of Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple as a national pilgrim centre. He told mediapersons here on Monday that the TDB has submitted a detailed memorandum to the Prime Minister seeking […]

Sabarimala pilgrims Help Desk at Kochi Airport

A help desk has been set up at the International Airport here to provide all help to pilgrims who travel by flights from various overseas and domestic destinations to offer worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Ayyappa at Sabarimala in Kerala. The help desk, set up jointly by Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB), which […], Sabarimala Yatra Mobile Application, Sabarimala Yatra Mobile Application… has partnered with Southern Railway to launch an app exclusively for Sabarimala pilgrims to coincide with the Mandala-Makaravilakku season that commenced on Monday. The first-of-its-kind dedicated mobile app for Sabarimala pilgrims hosts unique features such as one-click live arrival and departure train information for railway stations from where one […]

Tatwamasi, App on Sabarimala Pilgrimage | Mobile Application on Sabarimala Yatra

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Tatwamasi is an App on Sabarimala Pilgrimage (Mobile Application on Sabarimala Yatra).. The Motor Vehicles Department (MVD) will launch an Android-based pilgrim-friendly mobile application to disseminate information on the Sabarimala pilgrimage, Transport Commissioner R. Sreelekha has said. She was addressing Sabarimala Sukhadarsanam, a debate series on the Sabarimala pilgrimage, at the Pathanamthitta Press Club Hall […]

Declare Sabarimala a National Pilgrim centre

Plea to declare Sabarimala a National Pilgrim centre – Making a strong pitch to declare the hill shrine of Sabarimala a National Pilgrim centre, an organisation of devotees from the southern states demanded better facilities and hygienic conditions for the around four crore devotees visiting the temple annually. Sabarimala Ayyappa Seva Samajam (SASS) today alleged […]

Pilgrim amenity centre at Vadasserikkara, Sabarimala

Pilgrim amenity centre at Vadasserikkara was inaugurated for Sabarimala pilgrims.. The Government as well as various devotees’ organisations were bound to ensure basic infrastructure facilities to the pilgrims coming to Sabarimala from different parts of the country, Raju Abraham, MLA, has said. Mr. Abraham was inaugurating the work on a retiring centre for Sabarimala pilgrims […]

Sabarimala Virtual Queue Booking from 15 October 2013

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Sabarimala Virtual Queue Booking 2013-2014, Sabarimala queue booking online for Sabarimala Yatra 2013-2014… The virtual queue online booking for devotees wanting to visit the Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala this pilgrimage season starting mid-next month will begin on October 15. Pilgrims from any part of the world can choose a date and time of their […]

How to book Sabarimala online darshan booking 2013 – 2014?

How to book sabarimala online darshan booking 2013 – 2014? Here is a detailed guide on how the booking is done for Sabarimala Ayyappa Darshanam for 2013-2014… In fact, it is a very simple procedure. First visit the official website of Sabarimala Darshan Q system made by Kerala Police and the government of Kerala jointly. […]

Sabarimala pilgrims to get free primary facilities like Drinking Water, Food, Sanitation

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Sabarimala pilgrims to get free primary facilities from 2013-2014 Sabarimala Yatra. In this direction, The Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) is working very hardly. The Travancore Devaswom Board, as an initiative towards offering primary facilities to pilgrims free of cost, will extend the same at Sabarimala during the coming pilgrimage season. According to the officials of […]

Ayyappa Seva Samajam Pilgrim Centres in South India

The Sabarimala Ayyappa Seva  Samajam has decided to open an additional number of 45 pilgrim assistance centres across the South Indian states during the 2013-2014 pilgrimage season. With this, the total number of the pilgrim assistance centres would touch 100, said Samajam national general secretary Kummanam Rajasekharan.  Of the 45 centres, 25 will be within […]

Significance of Irumudi in Sabarimala Yatra (Ayyappa Deeksha)

The Irumudi is the bag consisting of two compartments carried by the Ayyappa devotees on their head while visiting the Sabarimala Ayyappa temple. The first compartment contains sacred coconut which is filled with ghee and other articles required for the worship and the other compartment is reserved for personal belongings. The coconut is pierced in […]

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 […]

Vodafone Sabarimala Website Portal

Vodafone India has launched a series of initiatives for Sabarimala devotees who visit Lord Ayyappa Temple. The website portal of Sabarimala by Vodafone offers variety of services including the opening dates & times, closing dates & times, the information on the historical background of Sabarimala Temple and routes to the temple. Subscribers can access this […]