Rules of Rituals
Put contents of Irumudi at the designated areas only.
Break coconuts only at the allotted places. – either at the side of the pathinettampadi or the Azhi.
Offerings to be made only at the Mahakanikka and other Kanikka vanchies.
Pilgrims are not allowed to climb Pathinettampadi without Irumudi.
Use Vadakkenada for darshan without Irumudi.
Lighting of camphor to be avoided while making darshan before Lord Ayyappa and before Malikapuram Devi.
Females between the ages of 10 and 50 are not allowed to conduct pilgrimage to Sabarimala.