Misterity of Makara Vilakku busted as “man-made”

Monday, April 25th, 2011
Makara Jyothi

Kochi: The celestial light on every Makara Sankranthi Day at the Ayyappa Temple in Sabarimali was only man-made, reported the Travancore Devaswam Board (TDB), 3 months after a stampede had taken 102 lives on way down the hills at 7pm. Earlier there was strong indications about its artificiality, but it was shown as a mystery. […]