Traditionally the novena to our lady started in Vailankanni. Today the healing power of our lady is widespread all over the world. There are three major events associated with our lady of good of health in Vailankanni.
The grotto of our lady of the rosary is situated at the right side of the church extreme to the church ground. On October 7, the roman catholic church celebrates the yearly feast of our lady of the rosary. Known for several centuries by the alternate title of “our lady of victory,” the feast day takes place in honor of a 16th century naval victory which secured Europe against Turkish invasion. Pope st. Pius v attributed the victory to the intercession of the blessed virgin Mary, who was invoked on the day of the battle through a campaign to pray the rosary throughout Europe.