Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

Visit Attukal Bhagavathy Temple, a Hindu shrine dedicated to the goddess Kannaki. Observe the sculpted facades of the temple adorned with the images of hundreds of gods and goddesses, and the interior idol of Kannaki, bejeweled and furnished with ornaments of gold. This place of worship holds multiple festivals throughout the year, most famously the Attukal Pongala in February--attracting over 3 million women, it ranks as the largest religious gathering of women in the world. Add Attukal Bhagavathy Temple and other attractions to your Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip itinerary using our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip planner .
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  • It was very crowded on Attakul Pongal day. But Temple management should keep pollution in mind while conducting poojas  more »
  • The Attukal pongala is so famous as its the largest gathering of woman more than 5 million assemble in trivandrum around the temple doing pongala ..its the largest gathering of woman at a place on ear...  more »
  • Every year for 09 days in the last week of Feb & beginning of March there is big festival for Maa Attukal.  more »
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  • One of Guinness world record holding temple for the largest women gathering during the festive day of temple. Festive season around Feb or March. Don't miss the views during festive day. Attukal bagavathi goddess one of the powerful deity ,she got enormous positive energy. If you comes here can return with lot of energy and positivity.
  • Nice place to visit, to get peace and positive energy. Famous for ponkala, Guinness record know as sabarimala for women. All facilities available, including parking
  • Attukal Bhagavathy temple is a beautiful temple situated in Trivandrum district. It is famous for the largest gathering of women for a particular festival 'pongala' and was added to the Guinness book of world records for the same. Pongala occurs on the pooram nakshatram of kumbhamasam(February - March). This year (2018) it is on march 2nd. Public transport is available to the temple and the bus services increase during the time of pongala. Stalls are set up near the temple and in surrounding areas to provide refreshments during the pongala.
  • This temple is world famous after getting "The Guiness Book of World Records" for the gathering of most number women in a place/function. This temple is located few kilometers from the National Highway 47 and within 5 km from Trivandrum Central Railway Station and Kerala RTC Central Depot.
  • Being in the Guinness world records for the most number of females gathering for a particular festival connected to the temple, one would expect a gigantic temple, but what you can see is a simple beautiful temple. The ground near the temple would host a lot of cultural programs which can be enjoyed during festival season.
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