Sivagiri is a pilgrimage centre in Varkala, where social reformer and sage Sree Narayana Guru’s tomb is located. It is believed that Guru was enlightened here and even today thousands of devotees flock the place during the Sivagiri pilgrimage days (30 December – 1 January). Sivagiri Mutt is also the headquarters of Shree Narayana Dhama Sangham, an organization of his disciples, which propagates his concept of ‘One caste, One Religion, One God.’
BEST TIME TO VISIT VARKALA
The average minimum and maximum temperature of Varkala is as given below. The best time to visit Varkala is also specified.