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Sabarimala Sri Dharmasastha Temple

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Address: Pathanamthitta, India
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This is one of the famous temple located at Sabri hills of Lord Ayyapa. The main thing about this temple is ERUMUDI( a packet of rice, coconut etc) which you have t carry on your... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is one of the famous temple located at Sabri hills of Lord Ayyapa. The main thing about this temple is ERUMUDI( a packet of rice, coconut etc) which you have t carry on your head and walk around 4 kms which is very steep road Dolli facility is available

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great Sastha Temple in the world. This temple is situated in a dense forest in the district Pathanamthitta. Trek of minimum 3 hrs for a normal person to reach the main temple. All facilities provided by Kerala govt for the pilgrimage. Ladies in the age of 10 - 60 is not allowed as per the temple rule. People who like... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Keeping the controversies apart, this temple which is situated in Pathanamthitta forest regime is great place to have peace of mind. This temple of sri Ayappa swamy located well inside the forest is a must see place for those who are not believing him also. The fl-aura and fauna in this forest is also worth to be mentioned. It involves... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

If you want to visit this temple I strongly recommend to book online entry ticket for Q-Free entry or any Govt Gazette I'd card will work for fast entry.

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Trivandrum, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Lord Ayyapa is placed their . God ayyappa given all prosperity in your life last 12 years i used to go to this temple . Ayyappa can slove al, your problems

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful darshan of Shree Dharma Sastha for the first time in ayyapa mala. Wonderful experience to climb the Padinettambadi (18 steps). Had a chance to go to even Neyyi(Ghee) Abishekam.

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Goa, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

The best place located for loard ayyappan in Kerala. People from various parts on INDIA and g on few countries visit this place for worship. Seeing Lord ayyappan is a big task, because we can only one common line to see lord and which is a very good this in a temple. On the day of worship I found more... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

This temple is dedicated to Lord Aiyappan. It is located on Sabarimala hills. One has to follow strict rules before visiting this temple to get the boon from Lord Aiyappan. There are two routes taken by devotees. One of the routes is 47 miles and another route is 7 miles. This temple is very powerful. If you follow the rules... More 

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Kozhikode, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

A journey one should take in a life time. A very spiritual place requires some adventure, as it is located among hills. The journey from Pampa River to Sannidhanam is filled with the chants called Saranam Vili. One should take a vrath for 41 days to be ready for the visit. The dip in the river Pampa erases all your... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

India's religion is pluralistic in culture.It should not ban people without 'Irumandi' from entering the Temple.Though 'Civil Guests' are welcome but one has to be without any shoe....&also there is no place to keep your shoes which is vital for the 4Km trekking through mountaneous Periyar Tiger Reserve.The State Govt.Temple Mangement Committee should care about this.....otherwise a good palce for... More 

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