Situated on the banks of the Pamba river, this massive shrine at
Edathua- 23 kms south-east of Alappuzha,
resembles the churches of medieval Europe.
The annual feast here starts on the 27th of April with the hoisting of
the flag and concludes on the 7th of May. During the feast, the statue
of St. George, decked in gold regalia, is carried out and placed on the
dais in the centre of the basilica.
All the prayers and related rituals are conducted here during these
days. Devotees from all parts of the state attend the festival.