Ayyappan

Sri Ramakrishna Iyer Ayyappa Baktha Sabai





Opening and closing of Sabarimala Sree Dharmasastha Temple for the year 2019 - 2020

Om Swamiye Saranam Ayyappa

The Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple in Kerala is open for darshan only during certain specific periods in a year. Below are the dates on which the Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple will remain open during 2019 - 2020.


MonthPoojaOpening dateClosing date
December 2018Thirunada Re-opens for Makaravilakku30/12/2018 5pm20/01/2019 10pm
January 2019Makaravilakku Day14/01/2019
February 2019Monthly Pooja – Kumbham12/02/2019 5pm17/02/2019 10pm
March 2019Monthly Pooja – Meenam14/03/2019 5pm16/03/2019 10pm
 Sabarimala Utsavam11/03/2019 5pm21/03/2019 10pm
 Kodiyettu12/03/2019
April 2019Meda Vishu Festival11/04/2019 5pm19/04/2019 10pm
 Vishu15/04/2019 
May 2019Monthly Pooja – Edavam14/05/2019 5pm19/05/2019 10pm
June 2019Idol Installation Pooja11/06/2019 5pm12/06/2019 10pm
 Monthly Pooja – Midhunam15/06/2019 5pm20/06/2019 10pm
July 2019Monthly Pooja – Karkkidakam16/07/2019 5pm21/07/2019 10pm
August 2019Monthly Pooja – Chingam16/08/2019 5pm21/08/2019 10pm
September 2019Monthly Pooja – Kanni16/09/2019 5pm21/09/2019 10pm
 Onam Pooja09/09/2019 5pm13/09/2019 10pm
 Onam Day11/09/2019 
October 2019Monthly Pooja – Thulam17/10/2019 5pm22/10/2019 10pm
 Sree Chithra Atta Thirunal26/10/2019 5pm27/10/2019 10pm
November 2019Mandala Pooja Maholsavam16/11/2019 5pm27/12/2019 10pm
December 2019Madala Pooja27/12/2019 
December 2019Thirunadai Thirappu - Makaravilakku Mahotsavam30/12/201920/01/2020
January 2020Makaravilakku Day15/01/2020


Please Note: Sabarimala temple usually opens at 05.00am and closes at 10.00pm. During the peak seasons like Makara Vilakku Mahotsavam, the timings might altered to accommodate the large number of devotees.


Arulmigu Ananda Ayyappan Temple

(Sri Ramakrishna Iyer Ayyappa Baktha Sabai),
Pattabiraman Kovil Street, Aruppukottai - 626101
Virudhunagar District, Tamil Nadu, India
+91 9443418999, 9865128511, 9962511010