The annual Manjanikkara Perunaal and 78th feast of the Syrian Patriarch, St Elias-III, came to a close with the holy Tri-mass followed by holy raasa held with religious fervour at Manjanikkara near here on Saturday.

Catholicos Baselius Thomas-I led the holy Tri-mass at the Manjanikkara St Ignatius Diara Church at 5.30 am.

Mor Gregorios Youhanna Ibrahim, representative of the Patriarch of Antioch, was the chief celebrant of the holy Tri-mass held, later, at 8 am.

The annual church festival came to a close with the customary holy rasa, later, by 9 am.