Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

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Visit Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, a Hindu shrine dedicated to the goddess Kannaki. Observe the sculpted facades of the temple adorned with the images of hundreds of gods and goddesses, and the interior idol of Kannaki, bejeweled and furnished with ornaments of gold. This place of worship holds multiple festivals throughout the year, most famously the Attukal Pongala in February--attracting over 3 million women, it ranks as the largest religious gathering of women in the world. Add Attukal Bhagavathy Temple and other attractions to your Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip itinerary using our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip planner.
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  • That temple make a good function because that period wonderful. We believe that god. Peaceful temple.  more »
  • Had a visit during the festival and Pongal time really haply be there and being part of this Pongala is on roof the best experience that I ever had  more »
  • One of the famous temple in Kerala as well as southern India. Known as Women's Sabarimala. Very neat place. You can easily reach either but public transport or but private transport. Parking will not be a problem even in very rushy time.
  • Great place of worship. One could feel the divineness percolating the inner self while meditating in front of the deity. Have been visiting the temple since 1970. The experience is beyond words.

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