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Thiruvannamalai temple – Special Abhishekham for all Nandhis

Yesterday (Saturday, 22nd September) was the 6th day of the holy month of Tamil calendar, Purattasi. It was a full moon day with Sani Pradosham. On this occasion, special Abhishekham and Deeparadhanai were performed on the Nandhis located in the 5 corridors of the famous Thiruvannamalai Arunachaleswarar temple. The Lord of Pradosham (Pradosha Nayakar) was […]

Special Abhishekham performed for deities in Thiruvannamalai temple on 7th September

On the Friday of 7th September, on the New Moon Pradosham Day in the Tamil calendar month of Aavani, special abhishekhams were performed in the following sanctum sanctorums of all the deities in the famous Thiruvannamalai temple of the Lord Arunachaleswarar: The smaller Nandhi located in the 1st corridor Pradosha Mandapam Saravilakku Nandhi located in […]

Karthigai Deepam Panthakal Festival at Thiruvannamalai Temple

Durga Festival is to be celebrated during the Thirukkarthigai Brahmotsavam from 11th November to 27th November. The holy occasion of setting up the wooden pillars for the festival was celebrated today morning (Monday, 27th August). A special Abhishekham and Deeparadhanai were performed for the setting up of the wooden pillars for the Karthigai Brahmotsavam at […]

Karthigai Deepam Brahmotsavam

Event schedule of Karthigai Deepam Brahmotsavam at the Thiruvannamalai temple. 14th November – Divine flag hoisting ceremony 20th November – Maharatham 23rd November forenoon – Bharani Deepam 23rd November afternoon – Maha Deepam 24th August Friday morning 6.00 AM to 7.30 AM – Deepam Pandhakal

Aadi pooram festival gets completed

The sacred and grandly celebrated Aadi pooram festival was celebrated with full splendour at the Thiruvannamalai temple and the festival got completed. There was a fire-walking event conducted in the 3rd corridor of the temple yesterday at midnight in front of the mandapam at the sanctum sanctorum of the Goddess Amman.

Grand Aadi Pooram festival flag-hoisting at Thiruvannamalai temple On the occasion of the grand Aadi Pooram festival, the holy flag-hoisting ceremony for the festival was performed in the flagpole/tree located in front of the sanctum sanctorum of the Goddess Amman at 6.45 AM today (Saturday, 4th August) or the 19th day of the Tamil calendar […]