chithirai vishu 2016
The famous Chithrai Vishu festival in Kerala is scheduled to be celebrated on 14th April.
On this occasion, the temple corridors of Sri Sabarimala Ayyappan Temple will be opened.
From 11th april until 18th april, Special poojas & prayers which includes ganapathy homam, usha pooja, and pushpabhishekham might be accomplished day by day.
Special ghee (clarified butter) abhishekham could be performed each day at the above days from early morning 4.20 am till 11.30 am.
On the day of chithirai vishu festival falling on 14th april,specialvishukkani darshan could be carried out from 4.00 am until 7.00 am.
Veggies, fruits, jewellery gadgets, new clothes, and so forth might be saved earlier than the main deity inside the sanctum sanctorum, the temple thanthiri and melshanthi will provide coins to the devotees who have come for vishukkani darshan.
After the final touch of chithirai special vishu poojas and prayers, the temple corridors of sri sabarimala ayyappan temple will be closed by using 10.00 pm
The corridors will be opened again for the local calendar month Vaikasi Poojas on 1st May.