Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple will be opened right this moment for the five-day month-to-month pooja throughout the Malayalam month of Meenam and for the Uthram competition.
Earlier, the Kerala High Court ordered that 10,000 devotees will be allowed darshan on the Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple through the month-to-month pujas in Meenam.
According to the Travancore Devaswom Board, Melsanthi VK Jayaraj Potti will open the sanctum sanctorum below the steerage of Thanthri Kandararu Rajeevaru at 5 pm right this moment.
This will be adopted by the opening of the assorted upadevatha temples on its premises.
Pilgrims will be permitted temple entry from the subsequent day morning (Monday). In view of the COVID-19 scenario, solely devotees who have booked slots by way of the digital queue will be allowed darshan.
Guidelines set by Devaswom bench
Justices CT Ravikumar and Murali Purushothaman did not approve the request by Sabarimala particular commissioner to do away with the digital queue system.
At current 5000 devotees are allowed each day for darshan by way of the digital queue.
Devaswom Board demanded that everybody arriving with adverse COVID RT-PCR stories must be allowed for darshan. This demand was additionally rejected by the courtroom.
Devotees ought to e book for darshan on-line earlier than arriving on March 15 for month-to-month puja.
Devotees have to hold alongside with them COVID adverse RT-PCR report obtained inside 48 hours.
The digital queue reserving is completed by way of the web site dealt with by Kerala Police.
The temple that opens on March 15 for Meenam month-to-month puja will be closed after the Uthram competition on March 28.
COVID testing amenities will be organized at Nilakkal and the stories will be launched inside one hour, the particular commissioner knowledgeable the courtroom.