Pallippana at Poruvazhy Peruviruthy Malanada Temple

10th May 2011 to 21st May 2011
An eyewitness account by
A. Purushothaman and A. Harindranath

Day 5, Saturday, 14th May 2011

Time
Ritual
Description
9.30 am Installation of deities The deities are installed in the Panappantal and Tantri offers worship as in day 1.
10.00 am Atavishvarapuja, Kalasha puja Atavishvara and kalasha are worshipped
10.30 to 12 noon Parayoth Kiratam song
12 noon Keshadipadam Uzhichchal as yesterday
10.30 to 6.30 pm Panayati Panayati was performed in the pantal from 10.30 to 6.30 pm
12 to 5.30 pm Break
5.30pm Parayoth Bhagavaddutu song
6.30 pm Keshadipadam Uzhichchal as yesterday
7.30 pm to 9 pm Pathakam story of hanuman Harippad Chandran Master
10.15 pm Muroth Muroth performed by Velatti-s
10.30 pm Parayoth Nizhalkuttu and Kuchelavrittam songs
11.30 pm Panchabhuta Bali This sacrifice is performed to remove the effects of the Abhichara acts - Vashyam, Akarshanam, Sthambhanam, Uchcatanam and Maranam.
5 stools are placed in front of Atavishvara. The stools are covered by silk clothes of red, black, yellow, white and green colour, Coconuts are placed on these stools. Two Kalashams are also placed. Two ritualists (sadashivan and Shashi) become possessed and perform the rituals.
2 am Leading the deities back to their places Appoppan and other deities are ritually taken back to their places. The Urali takes the staff and others the swords and the spear and put them back in their places.

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Muroth - day 5

Parayoth - day 5

Panchabhutabali