India  
NewsR.in
> >

Sabarimala

Temple in Pathanamthitta District, Kerala, India

Sabarimala    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Sabarimala: Temple in Pathanamthitta District, Kerala, India
The Sabarimala temple is a temple complex located at Sabarimala inside the Periyar Tiger Reserve in Pathanamthitta district, Kerala, India. It is the site of the one of the largest annual pilgrimage in the world with an estimate of between 17 million and 50 million devotees visiting every year. The temple is dedicated to the Hindu celibate deity Ayyappan also known as Dharma Sastha, who according to belief is the son of Shiva and Mohini, the feminine incarnation of Vishnu. The traditions of Sabarimala are a confluence of Shaivism, Shaktism, Vaishnavism, and other Śramaṇa traditions.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Pathanamthitta Lok Sabha constituency: Candidates for 2019 LS poll, past results, all updates

Candidates who will be up in the key contest in Pathanamthitta are CPI(M) Veena George, Congress' Anto Antony and BJP's K Surendran. The constituency holds significant importance as it is home to..
DNA - Published

PM’s poll speeches on Pulwama, Balakot, Sabarimala under study: EC


IndiaTimes - Published

After Sabarimala temple, SC to decide on entry of women in mosques


IndiaTimes - Published

SC issues notice to Centre on plea seeking entry of Muslim women into mosques to offer prayers

The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a petition seeking permission for Muslim women to enter mosques to offer prayers. The SC told the counsel appearing for the petitioner that it will hear the..
IndiaTimes - Published

Search this site and the web:

You Might Like


Environmentally friendly: newsR is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 newsR Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest