Pictorial Cancellations – India – Inaugural Cover- Sabrimala

Pictorial Cancellations – India – Inaugural Cover- Sabrimala

Sabrimala is a place in Kerala in the Mountain ranges of Pathanamthitta District of Kerala . Lord Ayyappan meditated at this place after killing the Demoness Mahishi. A temple is situated on Hill Top surrounded by 18 Hills.

A special cover issued to mark the inauguration of Pictorial cancellation was released on 25 Dec 1980. The cover shows the Devotees  trekking to the Temple and cancellation shows the Holy Eighteen steps leading to the Sanctum Sanctorum of the Temple .