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Thank you for visiting Panimatha.com. This website contains information about Our Lady of Snows Kallikulam. Our Lady of Snows Kallikulam is one of the prominent Marian shrine in India. Here Our Lady of Snows is popularly known as "Panimatha". In Tamil "Pani" means "Snow" and "Matha" means mother.

A strong oral tradition attests to Our Lady’s apparition at Kallikulam. People beleive that on 29th March 1939, evening around 6.30 pm, Mary appeared on a hill near to the church at Kallikulam.

Every year hundreds of miraculous cures are reported here. Our Lady of Snows devotions down through the centuries have proved the place to be of divine origin.