Today peanuts has been distributed to persons who have visited the Pazhavangadi Ganapathy temple for the success of prestigious Mangalyaan project of ISRO. There is a common belief among the astronauts of NASA that if the crew members are having peanuts before the launch of space mission there are greater chances it become successful.
Keeping this belief mind today peanuts has been distributed to people in eastfort trivandrum and special poojas has been conducted in the Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple. The function has been attended by Nambi Narayanan(Rtd. ISRO Scientist from Trivandrum) and BJP party workers and leaders from Trivandrum city.