Aluva Sivarathri festival
Aluva Sivarathri Festival is the Sivarathri celebrated in Aluva Mahadeva Temple in Aluva, Kochi in the state of Kerala, India The celebration of Sivarathri in Aluva is very famous in Kerala. The month of Kumbham is noted for the Sivarathri festival which falls in February – March.
Pilgrims offer Bali (sacrifice) to their ancestors in the morning succeeding the holy night. Near the bank of periyar, Aluva Manal Puram, there will be a lots of stalls installed for people for purchasing, shopping, exhibitions, adventure rides for children and adults and lot more. It will remain for two weeks after the offerings of Bali (sacrifice).
This festival is celebrated as a remembrance for the lord Shiva.
- John Kunthara, B. (11 May 2016). "Nine Days: A Rescue Mission".
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Aluva Sivarathri festival.|
|This article related to Kerala is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This article about a religious festival is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|