Edathua Perunnal

On the banks of the Pamba River in Alappuzha lies a marvellous structure that is often compared to the medieval behemoths that adorn Europe’s landscape. The Edathua Church is famous for its structural prowess and is a symbol of God’s Own Country’s architectural heritage. Built-in 1810, it was dedicated to St. George and draws in large crowds for its annual Perunnal (festival) of St. George. This j....
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Celebrated with much pomp and grandeur, the Edathua Perunnal is the annual feast of the St. George's Church at Alappuzha. Devotees from far and wide swarm the premises of the church to attend this magnificent festival. One of the highlights of the perunnal (festival) is the procession of the statue of the Saint that is taken out to be placed on the dais in the centre of the Basilica. Cultural performances are held on all days

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Tourist Information Officer
Pradeep Chandran
Department of Tourism

How to reach

The nearest airport is Cochin International Airport, which is 111 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Ambalappuzha, which is 14 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Edathua, which is 0KMs away.
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Event Details
Venue Address
St. George's Church
Date Time

27 Apr 2024 - 7 May 2024



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