Girl`s visit to Sabarimala: Five officials found guilty

A departmental probe report has found five officials guilty of allowing the 11-year-old daughter of Sabarimala temple Chief Priest to visit the shrine, where entry of women in the age group of 10-50 is barred.

Sabarimala pilgrimage season begins Saturday

The sanctum sanctorum of the Sabarimala temple will open its door early Saturday on the first day of the Malayalam month of `Vrishickam`, heralding the beginning of the two-month long Sabarimala pilgrimage season.

Snake-catchers busy rescuing devotees on Sabarimala pilgrimage

Snake catchers are having a packed schedule during the pilgrimage season at hill-shrine Sabarimala as they are busy rescuing devotees from any reptile-attack.

Kerala wants no restrictions on Sabarimala pilgrimage

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Friday said there should not be any restrictions on pilgrimage to Lord Ayyappa temple situated at Sabarimala, which falls within Periyar Tiger Reserve.