Festivals in March

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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Arattupuzha Pooram

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Arattupuzha temple is one of the famous Lord Ayyappa temples in Thrissur district of Kerala. The ceremony Arattupuzha  pooram is called the greatest “Devamela on earth”. Arattupuzha pooram is celebrated for seven days. On the sixth day the final program conducted with sixty one caparisoned elephants bearing bright colored umbrellas and parasols laid in the temple grounds, along with the temple […]

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Guruvayoor Festival 2016

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The Guruvayur Temple is one of the most famous Lord Krishna Temples in India. The 10 days annual festival will be started on March 12th, 2014. The famous Guruvayur Anayottam, which is the biginning of Guruvayur festival will be held on March 12, 2014.The winning elephant will have the honour to carry the Thidambu (the idol of Guruvayoorappan) on all […]

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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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