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Sabarimala Sri Dharmasastha Temple

Pathanamthitta, India
+91 4735 202 048
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Peaceful and Serene place

One of the most sacred place of worship for all the South Indian's irrespective of religion.It is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rajan R
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Kochi (Cochin), India
Super sanctum

U will feel the positive energy level being there Every time it tempts for coming again Best... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kamal a
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  • Very good15%
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“dense forest” (12 reviews)
“holy steps” (5 reviews)
“off season” (5 reviews)
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Pathanamthitta, India
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+91 4735 202 048
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most sacred place of worship for all the South Indian's irrespective of religion.It is located in the middle of thick forest in the western Ghats in Pathanamthitta District of Kerala. It is kept open only certain period of the year, for two...More

Thank Rajan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

U will feel the positive energy level being there Every time it tempts for coming again Best holistic healer thats lird ayyappa No words to describe Its all the feeling

Thank kamal a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has the best darshan as went 1 day before arattu and the crowd in the temple was less than 100, was able to see the lord peacefully without any pushing for more than 20 minutes.

Thank Simhavij
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The words are not enough in visiting the temple, the crowd doesn't even matter at all. If I had a chance again I'll sure go.

Thank Akshay S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Ayyappa temple in July - to avoid season rush during Dec / Jan months. Even crowd is increasing normal months. Temple opens for 4 to 5 days during the Malayalam month beginning, each month. It is an experience to be experienced - difficult to...More

Thank kk10574
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Sabarimala Sree Dharma Sastha Temple is dedicated to Lord Ayyappa. It is the most prominent among all Sastha Temples. The Temple is situated in the hill top which is called as Sabarimala.

Thank jeyadran
Reviewed 19 May 2017

One should go to this great Shri Bala Sastha temple at least once in his life time with erumudi. A must visit temple for all religion.

Thank TEJES2016
Reviewed 21 March 2017 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...More

Thank 857narayanr
Reviewed 19 March 2017

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...More

Thank VishnuKV
Reviewed 26 February 2017

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....More

1  Thank Ajithsarma
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karthik8115
29 July 2017|
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Response from VishnuKV | Reviewed this property |
check before a month - virtual queue sabarimala and rooms. Normally most of the pilgrims dont book a room and they will take rest some where the police allows. Sabarimala is a special place.
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Balaji K
17 June 2017|
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Response from Lakshmi Narayan... S | Reviewed this property |
Pls consult your Guru Swamy.
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reachchandresh
28 May 2017|
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Response from Ajithsarma | Reviewed this property |
This time the installation of dhwaja is going on hence severe rush is to be expected. You can book your accommodation and Darshan timing online so that to some extent you can be free of this panic rush..
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