Daily Rituals

The following are the ritualistic formalities and schedules are observed at Velachery Devi temple.

5:30 Palliyunarthu (waking of the Goddess.)
5.40 Nirmalyadarsanam
5.50 Abhishekam (ablutions of the idol in oil, milk etc.)
6.00 Ganapathy homam (specific offering to God Vinayaka)
6.15 Usha Pooja (Morning rite)
6.30 Deeparadhana (burning incense and lighting lamps to the Honour and Glory of the Almighty)
7.00 Sub Deities Pooja
9:00 Nedyam
10.00 Madhyahna Pooja
11:00 Closing the temple
5.30 Nadathurappu [Opening the temple]
6:00 Sub Deities Pooja
6.30 Deeparadhana
7.30 Athazha Pooja (Night rite)
8.00 Nedyam
8.30 Nata Atappu (Closure of temple Sreekovil)
Pooja timings may be altered on festival days & special occasions
Special Offerings  
There are many items of offerings scheduled in the temple.  The devotees are free to have then choice according their need. You may refer the Offerings page for its details.

Daily Timings

Morning: 5:30 am to 10:00 am

Evening: 5.30 pm to 8:30 pm

Temple remains closed after the above timings.

On all festival days temple remains open for full day.