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.
Kuthiyottam vratham as part of the Attukal temple festival began at 8.30 in the morning today with hundreds of children dedicating themselves to the divine patronage of the goddess. The children as kuthiyottams accompany the goddess in procession to the Sastha temple, Manacaud; in the evening after the famous Attukal pongala. Attukal pongala falls on March 5, 2015.