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Karthigai Deepam Festival 2017 – 10th day events

On the 10th and the final day of the grand Deepam festival at Thiruvannamalai, special theerthavari was performed on the deities of Panchmurthys, A special Kalasam (divine vessel) was brought from the Yaka Salai (The place where sacred penance/pooja are conducted) was brought to the Sanctum Sanctorum of the main deity Lord Arununachaleswarar and a […]

Bharani Deepam was lit in Om Arunachaleswarar Temple

Owing to the auspicious day of Karthigai Deepam festival, Thiruvannamalai Arunachaleswarar temple was opened this morning and special Abishegam and Dheeparathanai were done. At 3.20am, the Bharani deepam was lit inside the shrine of lord. A yagam was grown at the Artha Mandapam from where twenty Bharani Deepam were lit by Sivasariyargal. The Bharani Deepam […]

Karthigai Deepam Festival 2017 – Day 8 Night

On the 8th day of the grand Thirukkarthigai Deepam festival at the Thiruvannamalai Temple, the deities of Lord Somasundar, Goddess Parasakthi Amman, and Lord Chandikeswarar were taken with the carriage of the horse. At 3.00 AM, The Mahadeepam copra was kept near the Chinna Nandhi and the lit copra is being taken atop the mountain […]