The most awaited Pongala Festival of Devi devotees in kerala, the Attukal Pongala is about to happen on March 7th 2012. The 9 day long Pongala Maholsavam festival has started on 28 of February. It is expected that the number of devotees who are going to offer Pongala this year will increase compared to previous year as more and more people from neighboring states like Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka will reach Attukal on the day of Pongala. During Sabarimala pilgrimage season lots of devotees from tamilnadu, Karanataka and Andhra Pradesh have reached Attukal Temple.
Attukal Pongala Festival Begins
All set for Attukal Temple Pongala Mahotsavam in Trivandrum
Pongala Festival Started in Women’s Sabarimala (Attukal Bhgavathy Temple)
Attukal Temple Festival Inaugurated by Prithvi Raj. Many movie celebrities like Sukumari, Chippy, Madhu and other several dignitaries have attended the inaugural function. Video of temple festival inauguration provided below.