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Sabarimala Sri Dharmasastha Temple, Pathanamthitta
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Climb the steep jungle track and reach Sabarimala Sri Dharmasastha Temple, a popular pilgrimage spot of Hinduism. Dedicated to the Lord Ayyappa, the son of Shiva and Vishnu, the temple rises on the hill on 1260 m (4,133 ft) of altitude. The climb is not for the faint-hearted, but you will find refreshments and medical help on the way up. You can stay in the temple complex, since they offer simple rooms, just make sure to book in advance and learn when the temple is open for worship. Ladies from the age of 10 to 50 cannot enter the temple. Plan your Sabarimala Sri Dharmasastha Temple visit and explore what else you can see and do in Pathanamthitta using our Pathanamthitta itinerary planner.
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  • Sabarimala is the top most of all Ayyappan temple, it’s situated in the district of Pathanamthitta, Kerala. The shortest route to reach the temple is to travel in road till Pamba and trek to the templ...  more »
  • Sabarimala is one of the most revered South Indian pilgrimages so rating it as a place is not meant to challenge people's sentiments towards it. It is a beautiful journey up there where the temple is ...  more »
  • no words to describe the beauty of lord ayyappa temple at sabarimala . really a nice pilgrim destination in india. annually about 125 to 130 lakh people visit sabarimala . annual festival makaravilak ...  more »