Ayyappan

Sri Ramakrishna Iyer Ayyappa Baktha Sabai





Opening and closing of Sabarimala Sree Dharmasastha Temple for the year 2014 - 2015 - 2016

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 2014 - 2015 - 2016.


MonthPoojaOpening dateClosing date
November 2014Madala Pooja Maholsavam16/11/201427/12/2014
December 2014Mandala Pooja27/12/2014
 Thirunada opens for Makaravilakku30/12/201420/01/2015
January 2015Makaravilakku Day14/01/2015
February 2015Monthly Pooja – Kumbham12/02/201517/02/2015
March 2015Monthly Pooja – Meenam14/03/201519/03/2015
 Sabarimala Utsavam24/03/201503/04/2015
 Kodiyettu25/3/2015
April 2015Painkuni Uthram (Ayyappan Nakshatra Birth Date) & Arattu03/04/2015
 Meda Vishu Festival10/04/201519/04/2015
 Medavishu15/04/2015
May 2015Monthly Pooja – Edavam14/05/201519/05/2015
 Idol Installation Day28/05/201529/05/2015
June 2015Monthly Pooja – Midhunam15/06/201520/06/2015
July 2015Monthly Pooja – Karkkidakam16/07/201521/07/2015
August 2015Monthly Pooja – Chingam16/08/201521/08/2015
 Onam26/08/201530/08/2015
September 2015Monthly Pooja – Kanni16/09/201521/09/2015
October 2015Monthly Pooja – Thulam17/10/201522/10/2015
November 2015Sree Chithra Atta Thirunal09/10/201510/10/2015
 Madala Pooja Maholsavam16/11/201527/12/2015
December 2015Mandala Pooja27/12/2015
 Thirunada opens for Makaravilakku30/12/201520/01/2016
January 2016Makaravilakku Day15/01/2016


Please Note: Sabarimala temple usually opens at 04.00am and closes at 11.00pm. 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