A blog on Attukal Pongala now featuring Attukal Pongala 2016
More than three million women gather here to offer pongala to Attukal Amma the Hindu goddess making it the largest gathering of women on earth. News reports, photos and videos of Attukal Pongala.
The banner announcing the opening of registration at the Attukal temple premises
Registration for Kuthiyottam in association with the Attukal temple festival 2013, began on 17 August 2012, the registration will close on 15 February 2013. Devotees can make online registration at the temple website www.attukal.org or directly at the temple office.
This year 3.5 million women took part in the Attukal Pongala festival, seeking Attukal Devi's blessings, making it the greatest celebration of womanhood in the whole planet. Watch the Attukal Pongala 2012 video
Every year after the Attukal pongala, the Trivandrum Corporation's cleaning workers' engage in a cleaning process, which only takes three hours to wipe out the bricks, paper, plastic and other waste materials from the city roads, they really deserves a shake hand.