Mandalakala Starts on Friday 17th November 2023
Mandalakala Start timings:
Mandala Pooja on Wednesday 27th December 2023
About Mandala Puja:
Mandala Puja at Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple in Kerala is observed on 11th or 12th day of the Malayalam month Dhanu.
Mandala Puja is the concluding day of the 41 days long austerity observed by devotees of Lord Ayyappa. The fasting begins on the first day of the Malayalam month Vrishchikam, which is 41 days before Mandala Puja.
Mandala Puja and Makar Vilakku are the two most significant festival events at Sabarimala Ayyappa temple, when the temple remains open for the devotees for most of the days.