Sabarimala temple to be ‘Sree Dharma Sastha Temple’ again

The Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) has decided to revoke its earlier decision to the change the name of Sabarimala temple to Sri Ayyappa Swamy Temple from ‘Sree Dharma Sastha Temple’. TDB President A Padmakumar said the Board meeting held on Wednesday has decided to restore the previous name. The decision of name change was taken by an administrative committee headed by then TDB President Prayar Gopalakrishnan. The name was changed while presenting a case related to women’s entry to Sabarimala before the Supreme Court. 

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