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Sabarimala Temple Opening dates 2017-18

Sabarimala Temple Opening dates 2017-18

Sabarimala Temple Opening dates 2017-18 / Sabarimala Temple Open close dates 2017-18  published online on official websites www.sabarimalaq.com. Sabarimala Ayyappa swamy Temple in Kerala is open for darshan only during certain specific periods in a year. The dates on which the Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple will remain open during Nov-2017 to Jan-2018  are mentioned below.

Sabarimala Temple Opening dates 2017

Sabarimala Temple Opening datesThe famous Ayyappa swamy temple is situated at a height of about  914 meters above the sea level in the dense forest, located in Perinadu village of Ranni taluk in Pathanamthitta District of Kerala. Large number of pilgrims visit the temple during the Mandala Pooja and Makara Vilakku festival season.  The temple open close schedule during Nov-2017 to Jan-2018 are mentioned here.

The temple Sabarimala temple is at present kept open for darsan during the first 5 days of every Malayalam month and for about two and a half months every year during the festival season covering the ‘Mandala Pooja’ and ‘Makara Vilakku’. Festival season starts from the first of Malayalam month ‘Vrichikam’ (November) and ends on the first of ‘Makaram’ (January).

Sabarimala Temple Opening dates: 


(1192-1193ME) 2017 – 2018

1 Kumbham Monthly Pooja 12/02/2017 17/02/2017
2 Sabarimala Utsavam 11/03/2017 21/03/2017
3 Kodiyettu day 12/03/2017
4 Meenam Monthly Pooja 14/03/2017 19/03/2017
5 Painkuni utra aarattu 21/03/2017
6 Meda Vishu Festival 09/04/2017 19/04/2017
7 Meda vishu 14/04/2017
8 Edavam Monthly Pooja 14/05/2017 19/05/2017
9 Prathishta uthsav 09/06/2017 10/06/2017
10 Midhunam Monthly Pooja 14/06/2017 19/06/2017
11 Karkidakam Monthly Pooja 16/07/2017 21/07/2017
12 Chingam Monthly Pooja 16/08/2017 21/08/2017
13 Onam 02/09/2017 06/09/2017
14 Kanni Monthly Pooja 16/09/2017 21/09/2017
15 Thulam Monthly Pooja 16/10/2017 21/10/2017
16 Sree Chithra Attathirunal 18/10/2017 19/10/2017
17 Mandala Pooja 15/11/2017 5pm 26/12/2017 10pm
18 Makaravilaku Festival 30/12/2017 5pm 20/01/2018 7am
19 Makaravilaku Day 14/01/2018

For updated details and full calendar visit sabarimalaq.com

Sabarimala Darshan VirtualQ 2017-18 Online registration

Sabarimala Darshan VirtualQ 2017-18 is a dedicated queue which will be manned by Kerala Police exclusively for those coming with the VirtualQ coupon. Pilgrims has to register for Sabarimala Darshan VirtualQ, coupons and ID card will be verified by Kerala Police, before allowing them to enter the Queue.

Sabarimala Darshan VirtualQ registration can be done Online by Pilgrims to book a slot on the separate Queue maintained by Kerala Police. This helps Pilgrims to reach swamy Sannidhanam without waiting in the long queue usually formed at Pampa.

For Sabarimala Darshan online registration clcik on Sabarimala Virtual Q.  Select month and click search button. Select the date and book your slot. For more details visit sabarimala.kerala.gov.in or sabarimalaq.com