Monday, November 13, 2017

heritage tourism project alappuzha

heritage tourism project

The heritage project will change the face of Alappuzha and nearby areas. Apart from Alappuzha Town, Punnapra and Aryad panchayats will be included in the project.

The multi-crore project includes construction of a

mobility hub:  As part of the mobility hub, a modern bus terminal, boat terminal, dock, road connectivity, new bridge over Vade canal near bus stand, multi-level parking lot, city flyover and recreation centre have been mooted.

 heritage museums, indoor stadium, beach beautification and canal renovation.

10 major canals and 40 km waterways would be dredged and beautified at a cost of Rs. 150 crore.

Friday, November 10, 2017

Ayilyam festival Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple Haripad alappuzha

Ayilyam festival at Mannarasala Sree Nagaraja Temple Haripad alappuzha is on November 11th 2017.
The sanctum sanctorum will open at 3.30 a.m. for ‘Nirmalyadarsanam’ after which special pujas will be held.
Chief Priest Uma Devi Antharjanam will give ‘darsanam’ to devotees from 8 a.m. onwards. Ezhunnallathu led by the priestess will commence at 2.30 p.m. Valiyamma Uma Devi will carry the golden deity of the Nagaraja from the temple to the Illam, the family abode of the priestess. The younger mother and two senior-most persons of the Illam will carry the deities of ‘Sarpayakshi’ and the ‘Nagachamundi.’ The rituals and pujas will go on late in to the night and will end with the offering of ‘thattil noorum palum.’

Over two lakh devotees are expected to attend the festivities.