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Holiday on 5 April For T’Puram City; Painkunni Festival at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Web Desk (Tvm)Updated: Tuesday Mar 28, 2023

Thiruvananthauram :A local holiday has been declared on 5 Aptil in Thiruvananthapuram city for Painkunni festival at Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple . The District Collector informedt all government institutions and educational institutions in  capital limits  for closure from  3 pm onward on the day. The holdiday will not apply to  public exams.

Painkunni -- the annual festival at Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple -  starts with hoisting of the ceremonial flag(kodiettu)  on  Rohini day of Meenam month on  Malayalam  calendar, and  ends on 10th day of Atham.