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Agali Ayyappa Temple

Agali Ayyappa temple is located at Agali in Palakkad district, Kerala. The temple is dedicated to Ayyappa. The temple is around 36 km from Mannarkkad and around 45 km from Coimbatore. The temple is famous as the Sabarimala of Attapadi.

The shrine attracts maximum devotees during the Mandala Makaravilakku season (November 16 – December – January 20) in the famous Sabarimala Ayyappa temple.

Various rituals and pujas are held during the Mandala Kalam. Popular among them is Aganda Nama Utsavam. The famous Ayyappan Vilakku is held annually on January 1. The six day annual festival is held in Dhanu Masam (January).

During the annual festival a procession is held from Gulikadavil. The procession includes Mayilattam, Bhadrakali Nritham, Kumbattam, Panchavadyam and Thayambaka.

A simple Kerala style temple is noted for its gold plated kodimaram.




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