Sabarimala, pamba and surroundings are all geared up for Makaravilakku that will brighten up at the at Ponnambalamedu at sunset. Devotees have already started to flock the places from where the Makarajyoti could be seen.
Security has been tightened at Sannidhanam and other places ahead of the Makaravilakku. As many as 5000 police personnel and army men have been deployed in Sabarimala.
Sankrama Puja and Abhishekam will take place at the moment of Makara Sankrama. The sacred ornaments to be adorned on the diety would be brought to the sannidhanam by evening.