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 items including cooked rice, payasam (sweet preparation of rice and jaggery; rice, sugar & milk) plantain etc. are placed on a banana leaf and the children are having 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 100 before enetring the chorun Hall. If you want to take choroonu function photos take ticket for the same with a rate of Rs. 100 for five photos. After the Choronu Ceremony father, mother and Kid can enter inside the temple (Nalambalam) by showing this ticket without stand in the 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 GuruvayurEkadasi Day (Entire day).