Temple opened for devotees with strict covid restrictions

Sabarimala temple opened for devotees for Madalakala ulsavam. Only 1000 devotees are allowed due to the restrictions on COVID-19. However nearly 2000 devotees can visit the shrine during Saturday and Sunday, for those who have already booked online. They have to bring the covid-19 negative certificate tested 24 hours before the visit. Melshanti (main priest) […]Read More

Covid-19 free certificate mandatory at Sabarimala

The Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala in Kerala opened for the two-month-long annual pilgrimage season on Sunday evening. The new head priest took charge on the opening day but pilgrims will be allowed to trek to the hilltop shrine from 16th morning. There are many restrictions in place for pilgrims in view of Covid-19. Only […]Read More

Identification tag for Sabarimala child piligrims

To ensure the safety of children undertaking the pilgrimage to Ayyappa Temple at Sabarimala, Kerala Police has tied up with Vodafone to provide identification tags for child pilgrims under the age of 14 years. They new technology will help to avoid children getting lost from the parents in huge crowd.  The children  will be stay […]Read More

Pondicherry – Pampa SETC Bus Timings 2017

Bus service from Pondicherry (Puducherry) to Pampa and Pampa to Pondicherry is available on daily basis till the Sabarimala season gets over on 21-Jan-18. The service is very convenient to  pilgrims who are  traveling to Pampa and back. The bus from Pondicherry to Pampa will leave at 6pm and reach Pampa at 07:00 am next […]Read More

Bangalore to Pampa – Karnataka buses

Bus Type RAJAHAMSA EXECUTIVE Place Name Location Departure Time (HH(24)mm) BENGALURU SHANTHINAGAR BS DOUBLE ROAD 13:30 BENGALURU MYSORE ROAD SATELLITE BS 7760990530 14:15 MYSURU MYSURU BUS STAND 17:15 ERUMALAI ERUMALAI 07:10 PAMPA SABARIMALAI PAMPA SABARIMALAI 08:45 Advance reservation of tickets for the above service can be done at various reservation counters situated in Bangalore city […]Read More

Sabarimala counter now in Cochin Airport

The Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) has started a counter at the Cochin International Airport to provide help to Sabarimala pilgrims in the arrival area of the domestic terminal. This will be operated by Dhanalakshmi Bank. Coupons for appam, aravana and neyyabhisekham will be available at the counter. Also the pilgrims will be guided and valuable […]Read More