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Jayaprakashan Namboodiri chosen as the next Melsanthi of Guruvayur temple in Kerala

Kavalappara Thekkeppatt Jayaprakashan Namboodiri.   | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement

Kavalappara Thekkeppatt Jayaprakashan Namboodiri (52) has been chosen as the new Melsanthi of the Guruvayur Sreekrishna Temple. He was selected by a draw of lots at the temple from 36 candidates shortlisted.

Outgoing Melsanthi Sankara Narayana Pramod Namboodiri drew the lots. The six-month term of the new Melsanthi will begin from October 1.


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