Vishukkani darsan in Sabarimala

imagesAll arrangements have been made for Vishukkani darsan of Lord Ayyappa at 4 am in Sabarimala on April 14. Thantri Kandararu Rajivaru said that as part of the preparations for the Vishukani darsan, the sanctum sanctorum of Lord Ayyappa temple will be decorated before the closure of the sreekovil on April 14.

Fruits, including mango and plantain, will be kept in front of the idol of Lord Ayyappa on the previous day evening, Thantri Rajivaru said. After the Vishukani darsan, Thantri Rajivaru will offer “vishukaineettom” to the devotees in front of the sreekovil.

Devaswom Minister V S Sivakumar, Travancore Devaswom Board president M P Govindan Nair, member Subhash Vasu and special commissioner K Babu will be present on the auspicious occasion.

As part of the Vishu festival, special rituals, including sahasrakalasam, kalabhabhishekam and laksharchana, will be held at the temple. As part of laksharchana, Thantri Rajivaru will conduct Brahmakalasa pooja at the Mandapam at 6.30 am.