Prasadam being made at Palani 5 Photos . Updated: 08 Aug 2015, 11:31 PM IST Livemint The Palani temple dedicated to Muruga is famed for... moreThe Palani temple dedicated to Muruga is famed for its panchamritham 1/5Women peel bananas, the main ingredient of the Palani panchamritham. Photos by Shoba Narayan 2/5Two workers aloft an electric lift, overseeing the mixing process. 3/5The five main ingredients in the mixture are the bananas, brown country sugar, honey, ghee and cardamom. 4/5The prasadam was traditionally prepared by stomping on the ingredients, but the modern process is much more sanitized. 5/5Many devotees swear by the special panchamritham that has been used for the ritual bathing of the lord.