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 goddess, Attukal Amma arrives at the Sastha temple along with her cavalry, the kuthiyottams. She pays tribute to her brother the Dharmasastha of Manacaud and returns to temple. The kuthiyottam that arrive along with the procession rest the whole night around the Sastha Temple, Manacaud.