Swamy Ayyappa

Temple Timings

Opening and closing of Sabarimala Sree Dharmasastha Temple for the year 2015 - 2016

List Of Daily Rituals & Timings At Sabarimala

Ritual Timing
Nirmalyadarshanam 4.05 a.m.
Neyyabhishekham 4.15 a.m. to 12.00 p.m.
Ganapathy homam 4.15 a.m.
Usha pooja 7.30 a.m.
Kalabhabhishekam 12.30 p.m.
Ucha pooja 1.00 p.m.
Nada Closing 1.30 p.m.
Nada Opening 4.00 p.m.
Deeparadhana 6.30 p.m.
Athazha pooja 10.30 p.m.
Harivarasanam 10.50 p.m.

Please Note: Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple is open only during certain specific periods in a year. The temple usually opens at 04.00am and closes at 11.00pm. During the peak seasons like Makaravilakku Mahotsavam, the timings might altered to accommodate the large number of devotees. Below are the dates on which Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple will remain open during 2015 - 2016.

Month Season Opening date Closing date
January 2015 Makara Vilakku 14/01/2015 20/01/2015
February 2015 Monthly Pooja (Kumbham) 12-02-2015 17/02/2015
March 2015 Monthly Pooja (Meenam) 14-03-2015 19-03-2015
March 2015 Utsavam 24-03-2015 03-04-2015
March 2015 Kodiyettam 25-03-2015
April 2015 Utsavam Aarattu - Painkuni Uthram 03/04/2014 13/04/2014
April 2015 Vishu Mahotsavam 10-04-2015 19-04-2015
April 2015 Vishu Darsanam 15-04-2015
May 2015 Monthly Pooja (Edavam) 14-05-2015 19-05-2015
May 2015 Prathistha Dinam / Idol Installation Day 28-05-2015 29-05-2015
June 2015 Monthly Pooja (Midhunam) 15-06-2015 20-06-2015
July 2015 Monthly Pooja (Karkitakam) 16-07-2015 21-07-2015
August 2015 Monthly Pooja (Chingam) 16-08-2015 21-08-2015
August 2015 Onam (28-08-2015) 26-08-2015 30-08-2015
September 2015 Monthly Pooja (Kanni) 16-09-2015 21-09-2015
October 2015 Monthly Pooja (Thulam) 17-10-2015 22-10-2015
November 2015 Sree Chithira Thirunal Aatta Vishesham 09-11-2015 10-11-2015
November 2015 Mandala Pooja Mahotsavam 16-11-2015 27-12-2015
December 2015 Mandala Pooja 27-12-2015
December 2015 Makara Vilakku Mahotsavam 30-12-2015 20-01-2016
January 2016 Makara Vilakku 15-01-2016  
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The Secretary
Travancore Devasom Board, Nanthancode
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India - 695003.
Phone - 0471 2316963 / 2317983

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Maramoth Complex, Sabarimala, Kerala.
Phone - 04735 202049 / 2028

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Useful Contacts

Police Control Room
Pampa - 04735 203386
Sannidhanam - 04735 202016

Police Station
Pampa - 04735 203412
Sannidhanam - 04735 202014

Highway Alert Kerala Police - 9846 100 100
Railway Alert Kerala Police - 9846 200 100
Highway Police, Pathanamthitta - 04735 202101

Ayyappa Sevasangam
Sabarimala - 04735 202043, 202044
Pamba - 04735 203407, 203408
Nilakkal - 04735 203350
Appachimedu - 04735 202404
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