Start Date: 14/02/2010 - 00:00
End Date: 21/02/2010 - 00:00
Classification of the festival-Cultural/ Religious.:
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Nearest Railwaystations: Thiruvalla, about 16 km away
Nearest Airports: Cochin International Airport, about 100 km away
Description of festival (Legends, History, Customs related with the festival, Highlights):
Every year, the sand beds of River Pamba at Maramon in Kerala plays host to Maramon Convention, the largest Christian congregation in Asia.
The congregation, which has a tradition of over a century, is attended by renowned Bible preachers from across the globe. The convention is organised by the Mar Thoma Evangelistic Association, the missionary wing of the Mar Thoma Church.
The week-long event attracts around twenty million believers from within and outside the country. Usually, the convention takes place in the month of February.
Nearby tourist destination : Not at any Destination
Number of days of festival:8
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