Important Events During Maha Kumbabishegam

Sunday, 14th April 2013 – Commencement of preparatory rituals (Poorvangga Pooja) from 4.00pm onwards

Saturday, 20th April 2013 – Commencement of Yaagasala Pooja from 5.00pm onwards

Sunday, 21st April 2013 – Devotees can place gold and navaratna gems in the pedestals of the various Deities from 10.00am to 8.00pm

Tuesday, 23rd April 2013 – Anointment of oil on Deities by devotees from 9.00am to 8.00pm

Thursday, 25th April 2013MAHA KUMBABISHEGAM from 10.10am to 11.20am


  • Gold and navaratna stones will be available for purchase at the Temple.  Devotees can bring their own gold but please note that the navaratna gem stones MUST be obtained from the Temple Management to ensure quality and authenticity. 
  • Devotees are also invited to participate in the privilege and blessings of contributing Gold towards the Swarnabanthana Ceremony of the first temple in the world to complete the 51 Shakti Peedham Yatra.  The sacred soil (mirthu) from all the 51 Shakti Peedhams will be placed under Mother Mariamman’s pedestal, following which Mother Mariamman will be enshrined on Her pedestal using the swarnabanthana process.