Flag hoisted for ashtami celebrations at Vaikom Mahadeva temple

Vaikom Mahadeva temple | Photo: File, G Sivaprasad/ Mathrubhumi

Kottayam: The flag hoisting ceremony for the 'ashtami' celebrations at the Vaikom Mahadeva temple was held on Sunday.

Thantri Bhadrakalan Mattappalli Narayanan Namboothiri hoisted the flag at 8:30 am in the presence of Kizhakkiniyedam Mekkatt Mahadevan Namboothiri and Mekkatt Cheriya Narayanan Namboothiri.

Devotees chanted the 'panchakshari mantra' during the ceremony.

Ashtami is on November 17.

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