Sabarimala Sri Dharmasastha Temple, Pathanamthitta

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Dedicated to Lord Ayyappa, son of Shiva and Vishnu, Sabarimala Sri Dharmasastha Temple rises on a hill 1260 m (4,133 ft) above sea level. 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, but do make sure to book in advance and learn when the temple is open for worship. Women between the ages of 10 and 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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  • 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.  more »
  • 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...  more »
  • 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.  more »

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