Festivals in February

Maha Shivaratri Festival – The Night of Shiva

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Mahashivaratri , The Night of Shiva is one of the most important hindu religious festival celebration in India. The Shivaratri festival is celebrating in 14th night of the new moon in the month of Phalgun which is falling on the month of February – March in English Calendar. The literal meaning of Shivratri is “the night of Shiva” devotees believe […]

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St.George Church Edappally Festival

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St.George Church Edappally Perunnal begins on 23rd of April and the flag is hoisted on 25th of April. The annual feast at the St. George’s Church is celebrated on May 3rd and 4th and the Octave on May 10th and 11th. On May 3rd and 4th the idol of the deity is taken out in a grand procession along with […]

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Attukal Pongala 2016

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Attukal Pongala is a world famous festival celebrated annually at the Attukal Devi Temple,Thiruvananthapuram. Attukal temple is known as the “Sabarimala of Women”. On Pongala day,the largest gathering of women devotees in the world in a single place on a single day irrespective of caste or religion to offer pongala(special naivedya)to Attukal Amma. Attukal Pongala is a ten-day long festival […]

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