The spectacular Guruvayoor Aanayottam, a jaw-dropping race of giant tuskers, is a unique traditional custom of Guruvayoor that heralds the beginning of the 10-day annual festival of Guruvayoor Temple. In this blog you can know about the complete details about Guruvayur Anayottam. Continue Reading…
Attukal Pongala is a world-renowned ritualist annual festival celebrated at the famous Attukal Bhagavathy Temple in Trivandrum district of Kerala by the women folks. The festival lasts for ten days which commences on the Bharani day of the Malayalam month of Makaram or Kumbham that concludes with the sacrificial offering known as Kuruthitharpanam at night. It usually falls in February or March. This year, the annual Attukal Pongala Festival will be held on March 9th, 2020.
Kerala holds the World’s Tallest Shiva Lingam with a record height of 111.2 feet. This made an entry into the India Book of Records and Asian Book of Records for being the tallest Shiva Lingam in the world.
Theyyam festival in Kerala is a popular sacred ritual art form that dates back to at least 1,500 years and is usually performed before the village shrine, groves, and in some joint-family houses as ancestor-worship with elaborate rites and rituals.
Kalpathi Ratholsavam is world-renowned and is said to be the biggest chariot festival in Kerala. Sri Visalakshi Sametha Sri Viswanatha Swamy Temple in Kalpathi, built over 700 years ago plays the host to this grand chariot festival.