TEMPLE CUSTOMS – DOS AND DON’TS:
The dress code for men is Dhoti with or without Angavastram.
Men Devotees should not enter the Temple Chuttambalam wearing
Shirt, Pant, baniyan(Ganji), coat, hat, Socks, shorts (Bermuda) Pyjama or lungi.
The dress codes for women are Sarees, set Mundu or Pavadas with a blouse or other coverings as appropriate to their age.
Salvar Kameez, Churidar with pyjamas (but NO JEANS/Jeggings)
Wearing with Jeans/Jeggings are not allowed to enter the Temple Parikrama
No other types of dress should not be worn or taken inside the temple.
Follow the procedures and timings of the Temple. Respect the customs and usages of the Temple.
Do not stand in the centre of Nada, obstructing darshan to other devotees.
Those who are prostrating on the path of the circumambulation must see that other devotees are not inconvenienced.
Cameras, Mobile phones and any other type of electronic equipments are not permitted inside the Temple.
Photography of the Deities is strictly prohibited.
Bathe and wear clean clothes before entering the Temple.
Do not throw away the Prasadam and flowers received from the Temple. Handle them with respect.
Do not enter the Temple or Temple premises after consuming liquor and non-vegetarian food.
Do not commit any activities of violence or quarrel inside the Temple.
Devotees have to enter the Temple with bear feet.
Persons with bleeding wounds and contagious diseases should not enter the Temple.
Photography is prohibited inside the Temple premises.
For any Puja or offerings, Receipts should be obtained from the Temple (Vazhipadu) Counter.
Donations cash/kind must be put into the KANIKKA PETTI/HUNDI only or should be handed over to the Vazhipadu/
Booking Counter against receipt.
Do not smoke or spit inside the Temple, and do not use or carry pan masala and such other things inside the Temple.
Please co-operate with the Temple Authorities to keep the Temple Premises Clean and to protest the
sacred environment of the Temple.
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