Choroonu/Annaprashan


choroonu in Guruvayur temples, Annaprashan in guruvayur temple

Choroonu/Annaprashan


This is the first rice-giving ceremony of a child conducted before the Lord Guruvayurappa . All the itemsincluding cooked rice, payasam (sweet preparation of rice and jaggery; rice, sugar & milk) plantain etc. are placed on a banana leaf and the children are fed each of these.

This offering will be conducted at Chorun Hall (located at first floor of old Ticket Counter building).Take the ticket for chorun from ticket counter with the rate of Rupees 20 before enetring the chorun Hall. After the Choronu Ceremony father, mother and Kid can enter inside the temple (Nalambalam) by showing this ticket without stand inthe Queue. This offerings starts daily at 5am till 1pm and also in the evening. The choroonu for kids will not be conducted on Ekadasi and every Vavu Night. The choroonu will not be conducted on Guruvayur Ekadasi Day (Entire day).