Thousands of devotees on Monday evening witnessed the ‘Makarajyothi’ at Ponnambalamedu here by 6.35. The ‘Deeparadhana’ was conducted with the idol of the Lord
Ayyappa was adorned with holy jewels ‘Thiruvabharanam’ in the evening by Tantri Kandararu Maheswararu and Chief Priest Damodaran Potti.
During this time, the ‘Jyothy’ flickered at the ‘medu’ for three times which was received by the Sarana chants by the devotees.
The Thiruvabharana procession was received earlier in the evening by Cabinet Minister Kodikkunnil Suresh, Devaswom Minister V S Sivakumar, Devaswom President M P Govindan Nair, Member
Subash Vasu, Gov. Chief Coordinator K Jayakumar, Devaswom Principal Secretary K R Jyothilal, Special Commissioner K Babu, Devaswom Commissioner N Vasu, Pathanamthitta
Collector V N Jithendran and many others.