Ammedevi mahamaye !
Devotees are provided with a chance to sponsor or offer various special offerings and poojas of festival. It includes Elephant, decoration of the holy premises, festival celebrations, traditional temple art forms, and other Tantric and Vedic rites. It may be noted that it is a golden opportunity for devotees to offer those and thereby to get blessings of the merciful goddess Kumaranalloor Devi Karthyayani whose benign protection of her devotees are well known.
THIS YEAR’S FESTIVAL FROM 27 NOVEMBER TO 6 DECEMBER
Thrikkoddiyettu (Hoisting of holy flag) : 27.11.2014- Thursday.
Thrikkarthika : 5.12.2014 (Friday)
Thiru Arattu (Holy bath) : 6.12.2014 (Saturday)
UTSAVABALI
This is an important tantric rite to propetiate all the “Bhoothaganas” of the Devi. Usually the offering is to get rid of family mishaps and diseases. Now it is booked up to 2020 and by remitting an amount of rupees one lakh approximately in the Devaswom office, devotees can book it now for 2020 onwards.
AHAS (ONE DAY SPECIAL POOJAS IN FESTIVAL)
During the ten days of festival, devotees can offer this special offering in the name of each person, family and relatives for their prosperity and unity for one day. A silver locket in which Devi’s form is engraved is given as prasadom. Its approximate amount is Ind.Rs.15,000/-
ELEPHANT FOR THIRUEZHUNNALLIP (HOLY PROCESSION) On festival days for the ezhunnellippu of Devi ,devotees can offer elephant . Rs.10,000/- for each elephant.
DECORATING THE HOLY PREMISES AND THRESHOLD
On the festival days except Thrikkarthika,to decorate the holy threshold with tender coconut, bunch of plantain fruits, flowers. Rs.10000/- each day.
MELAM BEFORE DEITY
Thrikkarthika Major Pandi Melam Rs.1,00,000/- (Rupees one lakh).
Famous Bharani Melam Rs.1,00,000/- (Rupees One lakh).
Daily Arattuezhunnellippu one time Rs,15,000/-(Rupees Fifteen thousand )
Thayambaka -7th day of the festival Rs,30,000/-(Thirty thousand)
Panchavadhyam Rs.40, 000 (Forty thousand)
ART PROGRAMMES ON FESTIVAL DAYS
Minor Programmes: Classic concert, dance etc. : 5,000 – 10,000 Two days Kathakali : 50,000/- per day. Kooth, Koodiyattom, and others : 10,000- 15,000/- Major classic concert, Devotional Music programme & Dance : 25,000 -40,000/- This temple which is famous one among the 108 Durgalayams of India (DURGA TEMPLES).The deity is in virgin form. For the last 2500 years, Devi showers blessings over this land and people and fulfills all their wishes wiping out of their miseries. Even when devotees are outside country, by offering any one of the item mentioned above, they get the opportunity to take part in the festival and thereby to receive the blessings of the great goddess.
Remitting cash to SBT Kumaranalloor Branch:
A/c.No.57048843794
IFSC –SBTR 0000677
Or
Cheques/DDs can be sent to:
The Administrator,Kumaranalloor Ooranma Devaswom,
Kumaranalloor.P.O., Kottaytam 16, Kerala, India.